Two rare mammals, Chacoan peccaries, born in Prague zoo

phys.org | 5/8/2019 | Staff
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Prague's zoo says two Chacoan peccaries have been born there for the first time, a vital step in efforts to save an endangered species that was once considered extinct.

The Chacoan peccary is a wild pig-like mammal whose existence was described in 1930 based on fossils that dated to the Pleistocene epoch.

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In the early 1970s a small population was discovered in an isolated area on the...
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