Dasyprocta punctata (rodent)

Mass: 2.7 kg based on Aliaga-Rossel et al. 2006

Diet: frugivore based on Aliaga-Rossel et al. 2008

Abundance: 0.23 to 58.96% (median 11.68%)

Latitudinal range: -22.2° to 15.4°

Habitats: desert/xeric shrubland (1), mangrove (2), tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest (3), tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest (10), tropical/subtropical savanna (1)

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Found in 17 samples

Argentina: Acambuco

Colombia: Parque Nacional Natural Farallones de Cali (forest), Parque Nacional Natural Farallones de Cali (scrub), Otún Quimbaya Flora and Fauna Sanctuary (2010-1), Otún Quimbaya Flora and Fauna Sanctuary (2010-2)

Costa Rica: San Juan–La Selva Biological Corridor, Piedras Blancas National Park

Ecuador: Refugio de Vida Silvestre Marina y Costera Pacoche

Honduras: Rio Sikre

Mexico: Reserva de la Biosfera La Encrucijada (secas), Reserva de la Biosfera La Encrucijada (lluvias)

Nicaragua: Siuna (mammals, primary forest), Siuna (mammals, secondary forest), Siuna (mammals, allspice)

Panama: Ecoparque Panama

Peru: Los Amigos Conservation Concession (2005), Los Amigos Conservation Concession (2006)

Size measurements:
♀ body mass3000 kgN = 1Aliaga-Rossel et al. 2006
♀ body mass2000 kgN = 1Aliaga-Rossel et al. 2006
♂ body mass3000 kgN = 1Aliaga-Rossel et al. 2006
♂ body mass2750 kgN = 1Aliaga-Rossel et al. 2006
♀ total body length500 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ total body length480 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ total body length430 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ total body length430 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ total body length500 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ total body length495 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ total body length480 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ total body length470 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ total body length460 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ tail length10 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ tail length10 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ tail length12 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ tail length8 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ tail length10 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ tail length10 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ tail length10 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ tail length10 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ hind foot length99 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ hind foot length102 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ hind foot length100 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ hind foot length98 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ hind foot length102 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ hind foot length100 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ hind foot length102 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ hind foot length102 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ hind foot length105 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ skull length98.7 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ skull length100.6 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ skull length90.4 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ skull length89.2 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull length103.6 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull length101.7 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull length97.1 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull length98 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull length96.2 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ condylobasal length91.8 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ condylobasal length93.9 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ condylobasal length81.5 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ condylobasal length82.3 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ condylobasal length96.9 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ condylobasal length95.9 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ condylobasal length89.3 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ condylobasal length92.6 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ condylobasal length90.4 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ skull width46.2 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ skull width46.1 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ skull width40.5 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ skull width41.8 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull width47.1 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull width47 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull width44.2 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull width44.8 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ upper tooth row length17.3 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ upper tooth row length18.3 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ upper tooth row length18 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ upper tooth row length17 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ upper tooth row length18.1 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ upper tooth row length17.7 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ upper tooth row length16.8 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ upper tooth row length18.2 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ upper tooth row length17.6 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946

See also Dasyprocta, Dasyprocta azarae, Dasyprocta fuliginosa, Dasyprocta leporina, Dasyprocta mexicana, Dasyprocta sp., Dasyprocta spp.