Humans continue to illegally harvest Pteronura brasiliensis for pelts. Indigenous groups use the meat and pelt of P. brasiliensis for subsistence.
Carter and Rosas (1997)
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Jamie Bender, University of Michigan
Bender, J. 2001. "Pteronura brasiliensis" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Pteronura_brasiliensis.html
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