Wildlife of Panama
Here are some rodents you might
see along your hikes in the local
forests the agouties and the
squirrel, there are 2 species of
squirrels here the red tailed
squirrel and the other one is the
Variegated-Squirrel as see on the
images below .
There are also allot of agouties
(or locally called ñecke) The term
common agouti designates several
rodent species of the genus
Dasyprocta. They are native to
Middle America, northern and central
South America, and the southern
Lesser Antilles. For more
on the agouties please see
this page here at Wikipedia.
Agouties image taken along the
Red tailed Squirrel
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