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Caviidae  -  Cavies
 
Subfamily - Caviinae    
       
       
  * Brazilian Guinea Pig Cavia aperea guianae
  * Brazilian Guinea Pig Cavia aperea pamparum
       
  Southern Mountain Cavy Microcavia australis australis
 
 
Subfamily - Dolichotinae    
       
       
  Patagonian Mara Dolichotis patagonum patagonum endemic to Argentina
 
 
Subfamily - Hydrochoerinae    
       
       
  Capybara Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris monotypic