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n. - Type genus of the peccaries.

Usage examples (33)
  • Its nomenclature is a bit confused: some authors use the generic name Dicotyles G. Cuvier, 1817 or Pecari Reichenbach, 1835 for it, but most common is its inclusion within...
  • Although there are no recent studies on the status of the populations of prey, sightings of species such as Tayassu pecari, Odocoileus virginianus, Mazama americana,...
  • The white-lipped peccary (Tayassu pecari) in appendix II of CITES, is also distributed in the region.
  • Many thanks to Steve Bodio (of Querencia) for the Collared peccary Tayassu tajacu skull photos that appear here. for more
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