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SPECIES Galea flavidens

Author:Brandt, 1835.
Citation:Mem. Acad. Sci. St. Petersbourg, ser. 6, 3: 439.
Common Name:Brazilian Yellow-toothed Cavy
Type Locality:Unknown; possibly Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Distribution:Brazil.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Paula Couto (1950:232) considered flavidens synonymous with spixii, but see Cabrera (1961:573) who believed both to be distinct species and discussed the type locality.
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    bilobidens (Lund, 1841)

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