Summer diet selection of a rock specialist: the Wolffsohn´s viscacha (Lagidium wolffsohni) in protected natural area of Pinturas River, Cueva de las Manos, Patagonia, Argentina

@article{Galende2020SummerDS,
  title={Summer diet selection of a rock specialist: the Wolffsohn´s viscacha (Lagidium wolffsohni) in protected natural area of Pinturas River, Cueva de las Manos, Patagonia, Argentina},
  author={Gladys I. Galende and Roc{\'i}o M. Vega},
  journal={Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment},
  year={2020},
  volume={56},
  pages={135 - 145}
}
ABSTRACT Rock specialists are mainly herbivores with similar morphological and behavioral characteristics such as spatial activity and feeding near rocky outcrops. In mountain areas, they are vulnerable due to restrictions in food searching and many are also sensitive to warm temperatures. The Wolffsohn’s viscacha (Lagidium wolffsohni) is a high-altitude rock specialist whose conservation status IUCN is Data Deficient. This study investigates its feeding behavior in relation to food… 

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