Its length is 20 centimeters and its weight goes up to 750 kilograms. It is a small and fat animal, a rodent with a longish and smooth fur. It has big, dark eyes and a long mustache that helps its orientation at night. It can live up to fifteen years.
- Scientific name
- Chinchilla lanigera
- In the highlands, dry and rocky fields.
- 30, 1899, 00:00