- Native to: The Patagonian Mara, also known as the Patagonian Cavy, Patagonian Hare or the Dillaby, is a species of the Caviidae family native to Argentina. It is commonly found in open or semi open areas of land.
- Diet: They are herbivores and eat green vegetation and fruit.
- Lifespan: 7-10 years.
- IUCN Status: Near Threatened ( due to hunting and habitat loss)
- Fun Facts: Although part of the caviidae family, they are very rabbit like in stature with distinctively long ears and strong hind limbs.