EPPO Global Database

Cavia porcellus(CAVIPO)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-16

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CAVIPO
  • Preferred name: Cavia porcellus
  • Authority: (Erxleben)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cavia cobaya Pallas

Common names
Name Language
Meerschweinchen German
guinea pig English
cavia Spanish
cuy Spanish
cobaye commun French
cochon d'Inde French
cavia domestica Italian
huiscavia Dutch
cobaia Portuguese
porquinho-da-índia Portuguese
preá Portuguese
preá-da-índia Portuguese
домашняя морская свинка Russian
marsvin Swedish