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Pecari tajacu
Pecari tajacu
Collared Peccary
Photographer: Glenn and Martha Vargas
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1073 3283 3181 0019 (2002-02-25)

Copyright © 2002 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Feb 1970
  • this photo depicts an animal that was captive or collected
  • photo location   Tucson, Desert Museum
  • animal's place of origin   Arizona, US
  • family Tayassuidae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 65184
  • photo category: Animal - Mammal

  • common names   Collared Peccary (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Dec 27, 2012

    Action: changed name from "Tayassu pecari" to "Pecari tajacu "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "This is a Collared Peccary, not White-lipped"

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