PATAGONIAN MARA ~ This animal is a relatively large rodent, found in parts of Argentina. This herbivorous, somewhat rabbit-like animal has distinctive long ears, and long limbs, and its hind limbs are longer and more muscular than its forelimbs.
The Cape porcupine is a large rodent that has sharp quills covering most of its stocky, short-legged body. This porcupine defends itself by thrusting its quills into the flesh of an attacking animal. See a tender-looking antelope next.
The Andean mountain cat (Leopardus jacobita) is a small wild cat native to the high Andes that has been classified as Endangered by IUCN because fewer than 2500 individuals are thought to exist in the wild.
“ The Patagonian mara is a relatively large rodent in the mara genus (Dolichotis). It is also known as the Patagonian cavy, Patagonian hare or dillaby. This herbivorous, somewhat rabbit-like animal is.
Mara ~ These large relatives of guinea pigs are common in the Patagonian steppes of Argentina, but also live in Paraguay and elsewhere in South America. Maras are the fourth-largest rodent in the world, after capybaras, beavers, and porcupines