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Scientific Names

Alternative Names

? aequatorialis Anthony, 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? giganteus Ameghino, 1904
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gyulavarii Kretzoi & Voros, 1989
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? insulatus Ameghino, 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? laurillardi Ameghino, 1883
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Agnomys Kraglievich 1940
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Colpostemma Ameghino 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Doellomys Alvarez 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eumegamysops Alvarez 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Orthomys Ameghino 1881
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pentastylodon Alvarez 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Perumys Kretzoi & Voros 1989
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudodiodomus de Paula Couto 1979
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudosigmomys Kraglievich 1931
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Telodontomys Kraglievich 1931
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

pacarana
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web
giant rats preferred

Finnish

Pakaranat preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

Japanese

パカラナ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Curated hierarchies for Dinomyidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
Rodentia
166 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.