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Southern Mountain Cavy
Microcavea australis
Information
Range Argentina, Bolivia, and Chile.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Caviidae
Genus Microcavia
Species Microcavia australis
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Southern mountain cavy (Microcavia australis), is a species of mountain cavy in the family Caviidae. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, and Chile.

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