Capybura

Capybara

The Capybura is the largest rodent in the world.  With large, slightly webbed feet, they're excellent swimmers.

 

FAST FACTS
SCIENTIFIC NAME HYDROCHAERIS HYDROCHAERIS
WHERE IN THE WILD? SWAMPY, GRASSY REGIONS BORDERING WATER BODIES OF CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA
WHAT'S ON THE MENU?   
WATER PLANTS AND GRASSES
LIFE EXPECTANCY
8-12 YEARS
Things to Know
Location
Wild Adventures
Types
Mammals