Rio Negro tuco-tuco

Rio Negro tuco-tuco

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Family
Genus
SPECIES
Ctenomys rionegrensis
WEIGHT
100-700 g
LENGTH
15-25 cm

The Rio Negro tuco-tuco is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae. It is found in a small fragmented range in Entre Ríos Province in northeastern Argentina and in the Río Negro Department of western Uruguay. It is restricted to sand dunes, and is threatened by the conversion of this habitat to forestry plantations.

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Di

Diurnal

Fo

Folivore

He

Herbivore

To

Torpor

Fo

Fossorial

Te

Terrestrial

Te

Territorial

Po

Polygyny

Po

Polygamy

So

Solitary

No

Not a migrant

R

starts with

Geography

Continents
Biogeographical Realms

Climate zones

Mating Habits

MATING BEHAVIOR
PREGNANCY DURATION
100 days
BABY CARRYING
2 to 4

References

1. Rio Negro tuco-tuco Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rio_Negro_tuco-tuco
2. Rio Negro tuco-tuco on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/136635/22193418

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