Dolichotis patagonum (Patagonian Cavy) is a species of rodents in the family guinea pigs. It is listed as near threatened by IUCN. It is found in the Neotropics. Patagonian Cavy is a diurnal herbivore. Individuals are known to live for 168 months and can grow to 12500 g. Reproduction is dioecious. Patagonian Cavy relies on running to move around.
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