|Información de la foto|
|Copyright: Raimundo Mesquita (mesquens)
|Tomada el: 2015-09-07|
|Exposición: f/5.6, 1/20 segundos|
|More Photo Info: [view]|
|Versión de la foto: Versión original|
|Fecha enviada: 2016-09-02 1:50|
|[Normas para las notas] Notas del fotógrafo|
|TheÂ capybaraÂ (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) is a largeÂ rodentÂ of the genusÂ HydrochoerusÂ of which the only other extant member is thelesser capybaraÂ (Hydrochoerus isthmius). The capybara is the largest rodent in the world. Close relatives areÂ guinea pigsÂ andÂ rock cavies, and it is more distantly related to theÂ agouti,Â chinchillas, and theÂ coypu. Native toÂ South America, the capybara inhabitsÂ savannasÂ and dense forests and lives near bodies of water. It is a highly social species and can be found in groups as large as 100 individuals, but usually lives in groups of 10â€“20 individuals. The capybara is not a threatened species and is hunted for its meat andÂ hideÂ and also for a grease from its thick fattyÂ skinÂ which is used in the pharmaceutical trade.|
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- [2016-09-02 3:49]
Hi Raimundo,very nice capture of this rare guest of the TN gallery! Excellent persepctive from above and very good details too,just a bit oversaturated. Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano
Ciao Raimundo, great capture of cute creature, nice scene, wonderful colors, fine details and splendid light, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio
Beautiful species this Capybara. Quite well captured. Color saturation looks bit high and DOF could have been better.
Thanks for showing with useful NOTE,
Regards and have a nice WE,