Chinchilla

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Chinchilla
Temporal range: Late Oligocene - Recent
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Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Faimily: Chinchillidae
Bennett, 1833
Genus: Chinchilla
Bennett, 1829
Species

Chinchilla lanigera
Chinchilla brevicaudata

The Chincilla is a small rodent. They live in the Andes in South America. They are active durin dusk an dawn. Such an activity pattern is callit crepuscular. Together wi the Viscacha, they form the Chinchillidae family.[1]

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