Plagiodontia aedium (Hispaniolan Hutia) is a species of rodents in the family American spiny rats. It is listed as endangered by IUCN. It is found in the Neotropics. Plagiodontia aedium is a nocturnal herbivore. Individuals are known to live for 118.8 months and can grow to 1268.86 g. Reproduction is dioecious. Plagiodontia aedium relies on arboreal (locomotion) to move around.
EOL has data for 36 attributes, including: