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Damage caused by capybaras in a corn field


Damage caused by capybaras in a corn field



Scientia Agricola 60(1): 191-194



DOI: 10.1590/s0103-90162003000100029

Damage caused by capybaras (Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris) in a maize field in Sao Paulo, Brazil, was investigated. Systematic sampling indicated that 26% of the planted area were damaged by capybaras, and the highest percentage of damage occurred in borders of the maize field (t=4.5698, p=0.0001).

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