The capybara or chiwiri is the world's largest rodent. Its scientific name is Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris.
includes pictures and links to zoos with capybaras.
Another page on
, this one by
is dedicated to the late Bert Jr.
Take a look inside it's skull with this
of a capybara at the Detroit Zoo comes from
's page of favorite zoo animals.
The Zoo at Forest Park
has some capybaras like the one in this
. Why don't you
This jpeg of a
is from the web brochure for
: A Wildlife Safari on the Venezuelan Wetlands.
of a Brazillian capybara was posted courtesy of the
Multicultural Home Page
Yet another Brazilian capybara imortalized in
format. This one is from the State of Mato Grosso do Sul area. (
Brazillian Tourist Web
Two jpegs from the
's WWW Server), a
clump of capybaras
Rodent Zone Main Page
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