Capybara Scinetific Name: Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris

The Capybara is the world's largest rodent. Its Scientific name is Greek for water hog. Even though it lives in South America, It was also spotted in California. These are animals are active at dawn and night. 

                      Territory: South America

                      Diet: Grasses, Aquatic Plants, Bark

                      Status: Least Concern