The following bibliography has been generated by bringing together all references provided by our content partners. There may be duplication.


  • 1998. website, Mammal Species of the World
  • Burton, J. A., and B. Pearson. 1987. Rare Mammals of the World, WIlliam Collins Sons & Co. ltd.
  • Donegan, T., B. Huertas, E. Briceno, J. Arias, I. Camargo, M. Donegan. 2004. "Threatened Species of Serrania de los Yariguies Expedition" (On-line). Colombian EBA Project. Accessed October 17, 2006 at
  • Eisenberg, J., K. Redford. 1992. Mammals of the Neotropics, The Central Neotropics Volume 3. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.
  • Emmons, L. 1990. Neotropical Rainforest Mammals. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
  • IUCN, 2006. "Agouti taczanowskii" (On-line). International Union for the Conservation of Nature. Accessed October 17, 2006 at
  • Lorentsen, R. 2005. "Mountain paca" (On-line image). European studbook programmes. Accessed October 17, 2006 at
  • Nowak, R. 1999. Walkers Mammals of the World Volume 2. John Hopkins Univeristy Press: Johns Hopkins.
  • Nowak, R. M. 1991. Walker's Mammals of the World. 5 edition. The John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore & London.
  • Ojasti, J. 1996. "Rodents" (On-line). Wildlife Utilization in Latin America: Current Situation and Prospects for Sustainable Management. (FAO Conservation Guide - 25). Accessed October 11, 2006 at
  • Orrell T. (custodian) (2015). ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System (version Mar 2015). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 26th August 2015 (Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Kunze T., Flann C., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
  • Richard Weigl (2005) Longevity of Mammals in Captivity; from the Living Collections of the World. Kleine Senckenberg-Reihe 48: Stuttgart.
  • Smith, F. A., S. K. Lyons, S. K. M. Ernest, K. E. Jones, D. M. Kaufman, T. Dayan, P. Marquet, J. H. Brown, and J. P. Haskell. 2003. Body size of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84:3403.
  • The National Academies Press, 1991. "Paca" (On-line). Microlivestock: Little-Known Small Animals with a Promising Economic Future. Accessed October 11, 2006 at
  • Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1992. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!