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Lago Blanco tuco-tuco

The Lago Blanco tuco-tuco (Ctenomys fodax) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae.[2] It is known only from the Lago Blanco area in southern Argentina.[1] Its karyotype has 2n = 28 and FN = 42.[2]

Lago Blanco tuco-tuco
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Ctenomyidae
Genus: Ctenomys
C. fodax
Binomial name
Ctenomys fodax
Thomas, 1910


  1. ^ a b Ojeda, R. (2019). "Ctenomys fodax". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2019: e.T136601A22196762. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2019-1.RLTS.T136601A22196762.en. Retrieved 24 November 2019.
  2. ^ a b Woods, C.A.; Kilpatrick, C.W. (2005). "Infraorder Hystricognathi". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 1564. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.