Myoprocta acouchy (Red Acouchi) is a species of rodents in the family Dasyproctidae. It is found in the Neotropics. It is a solitary, diurnal herbivore. Individuals are known to live for 120 months and can grow to 1280 g. Reproduction is dioecious. Red Acouchi relies on running to move around.
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