Chinchilla lanigera 

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Citation: Roach, N. & Kennerley, R. 2016. Chinchilla lanigera (errata version published in 2017). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T4652A117975205. . Downloaded on 14 August 2018.
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