Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Tuko-tuko

From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

tuko-tuko

(Science: zoology) A burrowing south American rodent (Ctenomys Braziliensis). It has small eyes and ears and a short tail. It resembles the pocket gopher in size, form, and habits, but is more nearly allied to the porcupines.

Alternative forms: tucu-tuco.

Origin: From the native name.