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Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris 

Scope:Global
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Classifications [top]

1. Forest -> 1.6. Forest - Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland
suitability: Suitable  
2. Savanna -> 2.2. Savanna - Moist
suitability: Suitable  
5. Wetlands (inland) -> 5.4. Wetlands (inland) - Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands
suitability: Suitable  

In-Place Research, Monitoring and Planning
In-Place Land/Water Protection and Management
  Conservation sites identified:Yes, over entire range
In-Place Species Management
In-Place Education
5. Biological resource use -> 5.1. Hunting & trapping terrestrial animals -> 5.1.1. Intentional use (species is the target)
♦ timing: Ongoing    
→ Stresses
  • 2. Species Stresses -> 2.1. Species mortality


♦  Food - human
 Local : ✓   National : ✓ 

♦  Wearing apparel, accessories
 Local : ✓   National : ✓  International : ✓ 

♦  Unknown
 Local : ✓   National : ✓  International : ✓ 

Citation: Queirolo, D., Vieira, E. & Reid, F. 2008. Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T10300A3191404. . Downloaded on 30 April 2016.
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