Cook's hocicudo

Cook's hocicudo

Cook's hocicudo

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Oxymycterus josei

Cook's hocicudo (Oxymycterus josei ) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found only in southern Uruguay, where it lives in wetlands, moist grasslands and scrub. The specifies is named after American zoologist Joseph “José” A. Cook.

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References

1. Cook's hocicudo Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cook's_hocicudo
2. Cook's hocicudo on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/136453/22378870

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