This animal haunts by day, and it is known for its firm brown-yellow fur on the back and white hairs on its tummy. It has a long haired tail, with a big head and enormous eyes. The front leg features an unusually long finger.
- Scientific name
- Octodon Degus
- From Huasco to Curico.
- From the sea level to 1800 meters heigh.
- 30, 1899, 00:00