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Tomographic imaging of lunulae in capybara knees
(Univ Federal Rural Pernambuco, 2011-12-01)
The lunulae, ossification of the meniscus, are found in several species of rodents. Some studies suggest that the lunulae may be anatomical features, because there are not any pathological findings in microscopy. The ...
Experimental infection of capybaras Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris by Rickettsia rickettsii and evaluation of the transmission of the infection to ticks Amblyomma cajennense
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2009)
The present study evaluated the infection of capybaras (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) by Rickettsia rickettsii and their role as amplifier hosts for horizontal transmission of R. rickettsii to Amblyomma cajennense ticks. Two ...
Eimeriosis in capybaras (Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris) in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
(Sociedad Chilena de Parasitología, 2007)
Histopathology of tick-bite lesions in naturally infested capybaras (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) in Brazil
In the present work features of tick-bite lesions were evaluated in capybaras naturally infested with Amblyomma cajennense and Amblyomma dubitatum ticks. Gross appearance of tick bite site was characterized by a mild ...
Composición y diversidad de las dietas del capibara (Hydrochaeris Hydrochaeris) y del ganado doméstico en un agroecosistema de la región central de Entre Ríos, Argentina.Composition and diversity of Capybara (Hydrochaeris Hydrochaeris) and livestock diets in an agroecosystem of central Entre Ríos, Argentina.
(SABER ULA, 2007)
Anti-leptospirosis agglutinins in Brazilian capybaras (hydrochoerus hydrochaeris)
Background: The interest in commercial use of wild animals is increasing, especially regarding raising of capybaras. Although this wild species is potentially lucrative for the production of meat, oil and leather, it is ...
Radiological and osteological study of the pelvic limbs in free-ranging capybaras (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris)
This study aimed to describe the radiographic anatomy and osteology and to evaluate angular radiographic measurements—Norberg angle, inclination angle and anteversion angle—of the pelvic limbs in free-ranging capybaras. ...
The population ecology of capybaras (Hydrochaeris hydrochoeris) and their management for conservation in brazilian Amazonia.
(In: BIODIVERSITY and enviroment: brazilian themes for the future. Kew: Royal Botanic Gradens [1993?] p. 2627., 1993)