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Dasyprocta mexicana (Mexican agouti) is a species of rodent in the family Dasyproctidae. It is listed as critically endangered by IUCN. It is found in the Neotropics. It is a herbivore.

  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/criticallyEndangered
  • Definition: A taxon is Critically Endangered when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Critically Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild
  • Attribution: http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/categories-and-criteria
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  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q217151
  • Definition: one of the eight terrestrial ecozones constituting the Earth's land surface
  • Attribution: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ecozone_Neotropic.svg
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EOL has data for 32 attributes, including:

  • ecomorphological guild
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    fossorial and/or ground dwelling only
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  • precipitation in geographic range
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/PrecipitationInRange
    • Definition: Monthly precipitation within the geographic range of a taxon.
    • Attribution: Kate E. Jones, Jon Bielby, Marcel Cardillo, Susanne A. Fritz, Justin O'Dell, C. David L. Orme, Kamran Safi, Wes Sechrest, Elizabeth H. Boakes, Chris Carbone, Christina Connolly, Michael J. Cutts, Janine K. Foster, Richard Grenyer, Michael Habib, Christopher A. Plaster, Samantha A. Price, Elizabeth A. Rigby, Janna Rist, Amber Teacher, Olaf R. P. Bininda-Emonds, John L. Gittleman, Georgina M. Mace, and Andy Purvis. 2009. PanTHERIA: a species-level database of life history, ecology, and geography of extant and recently extinct mammals. Ecology 90:2648. http://esapubs.org/archive/ecol/E090/184/
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    139.62 millimeters per month
  • temperature in geographic range
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/TemperatureInRange
    • Definition: Monthly temperature within the geographic range of a taxon.
    • Attribution: Kate E. Jones, Jon Bielby, Marcel Cardillo, Susanne A. Fritz, Justin O'Dell, C. David L. Orme, Kamran Safi, Wes Sechrest, Elizabeth H. Boakes, Chris Carbone, Christina Connolly, Michael J. Cutts, Janine K. Foster, Richard Grenyer, Michael Habib, Christopher A. Plaster, Samantha A. Price, Elizabeth A. Rigby, Janna Rist, Amber Teacher, Olaf R. P. Bininda-Emonds, John L. Gittleman, Georgina M. Mace, and Andy Purvis. 2009. PanTHERIA: a species-level database of life history, ecology, and geography of extant and recently extinct mammals. Ecology 90:2648. http://esapubs.org/archive/ecol/E090/184/
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    24.482 0.1°C
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    herbivore
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  • weaning age
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/WeaningAge
    • Definition: Age when primary nutritional dependency on the mother ends and independent foraging begins to make a major contribution to the offspring’s energy requirements.
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    140 days