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This means endless opportunities for seeing some of South America’s most magnificent and varied creatures — think tapirs, giant anteaters and the world’s largest rodent, the capybara (which can weigh up to 175 pounds) in action.
In some places, up to 98 percent of caimans are suspected dead, and 80 percent of the capybara population has died.
Last May, two then-unnamed capybaras escaped from a local Toronto zoo situated in High Park.
Once in the water, a capybara can keep its entire body submerged, exposing just its eyes and nostrils.
Finally, one capybara was captured on June 12, the second on June 28.
And the world's largest rodent, the capybara, is the perfect entree.
The number of animal species has more than doubled and now includes a mix of monkeys, owls, sandpipers, egrets, crocodile-like caimans and capybaras, the world’s largest rodent.
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Origin and Etymology of capybara
First Known Use: 1774See Words from the same year
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