What is tayra?

  • (noun): Long-tailed arboreal mustelid of Central America and South America.
    Synonyms: taira, Eira barbara


The tayra (Eira barbara), also known as the tolomuco or perico ligero in Central America, and san hol or viejo de monte in the Yucatan Peninsula is an omnivorous animal from the weasel family Mustelidae. It is the only species in the genus Eira. There are at least nine known subspecies.

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Taiguara - Discography
... Fotografias - EMI-Odeon LP 1974 - Let the children hear the music - KPM LP 1975 - Imyra, Tayra, Ipy, Taiguara - EMI-Odeon LP 1975 - Lar Futuro/Public ... - Taiguara, Serie Bis - EMI-Odeon CD Duplo 2004 - Imyra, Tayra, Ipy, Taiguara - EMI-Toshiba CD ...