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Caviidae Waterhouse, 1839

104392  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:104392)

accepted
Family
Genus Allocavia Pascual, 1962 †
Genus Cardiomys Ameghino, 1885 †
Genus Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Caviops Ameghino, 1908 †
Genus Dolicavia Ameghino, 1916 †
Genus Dolichotis Desmarest, 1819
Genus Galea Meyen, 1833
Genus Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762
Genus Kerodon Cuvier, 1824
Genus Macrocavia Rusconi, 1933 †
Genus Microcavia Gervais & Ameghino, 1880
Genus Neocavia Kraglievich, 1932 †
Genus Neoprocavia Ameghino, 1889 †
Genus Orthomyctera Ameghino, 1889 †
Genus Palaeocavia Ameghino, 1889 †
Genus Parodimys Kraglievich, 1932 †
Genus Pascualia Ortega Hinojosa, 1963 †
Genus Pliodolichotis Kraglievich, 1927 †
Genus Procardiomys Pascual, 1961 †
Genus Prodolichotis Kraglievich, 1932 †
Genus Propediolagus Ortega Hinojosa, 1963 †
Genus Strata Ameghino, 1886 †

Genus Anoema Cuvier, 1809 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Anoëma Cuvier, 1809 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Anoemas Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Capibara Moussy, 1860 accepted as Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762
Genus Capiguara Liais, 1872 † accepted as Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762
Genus Cauia Storr, 1780 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Caviella Osgood, 1915 accepted as Microcavia Gervais & Ameghino, 1880
Genus Ceratodon Wagler, 1830 accepted as Kerodon Cuvier, 1824
Genus Cerodon Wagler, 1830 accepted as Kerodon Cuvier, 1824
Genus Cerodon Waterhouse, 1848 accepted as Kerodon Cuvier, 1824
Genus Chloromys Desmoulins, 1823 accepted as Dolichotis Desmarest, 1819
Genus Cobaia Aymard, 1854 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Cobaya Cuvier, 1817 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Coiza Billberg, 1828 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Coïza Billberg, 1828 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Dolichotys Ameghino, 1884 accepted as Dolichotis Desmarest, 1819
Genus Hydrochaeris Brünnich, 1772 accepted as Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762
Genus Hydrochaerus Erxleben, 1777 accepted as Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762
Genus Hydrocheirus Hollande & Batisse, 1959 accepted as Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762
Genus Hydrocherus Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762
Genus Hydrochoenus Gray, 1821 accepted as Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762
Genus Hydrochoerus Wagler, 1830 accepted as Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762
Genus Kerodons F. Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Kerodon Cuvier, 1824
Genus Lagospedius Marelli, 1928 accepted as Dolichotis Desmarest, 1819
Genus Mamcaviaus Herrera, 1899 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Mara d'Orbigny in Férussac, 1829 accepted as Dolichotis Desmarest, 1819
Genus Monticavia Thomas, 1916 accepted as Microcavia Gervais & Ameghino, 1880
Genus Nanocavia Thomas, 1925 accepted as Microcavia Gervais & Ameghino, 1880
Genus Pediolagus Marelli, 1927 accepted as Dolichotis Desmarest, 1819
Genus Procavia Ameghino, 1885 † accepted as Neoprocavia Ameghino, 1889 †
Genus Savia Blumenbach, 1795 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Scavia Blumenbach, 1797 accepted as Cavia Pallas, 1766
Genus Xenohydrochoerus Rusconi, 1934 accepted as Hydrochoerus Brisson, 1762

Genus Caviodon Ameghino, 1885 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Galecavia Kretzoi & Kretzoi, 2000 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Lelongia Kraglievich, 1932 † (uncertain, unassessed)
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Caviidae Waterhouse, 1839. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104392 on 2020-09-25
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Theria (Subclass) > Eutheria (Infraclass) > Rodentia (Order) > Hystricomorpha (Suborder) > Caviidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Miocene (Middle Miocene)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

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