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  1. Octodon

    Octodon is a genus of octodontid rodents native to South America. The best-known member is the common degu, O. degus. Two of the four species of degus are nocturnal. The full list of species is: ⁕O. bridgesi, Bridges' degu, found in Argentina and Chile ⁕O. degus, the common degu or degu, found in central Chile ⁕O. lunatus, the moon-toothed degu, a nocturnal animal found in central Chile ⁕O. pacificus, the Mocha Island degu or Pacific degu, a recently discovered species found exclusively on Mocha Island, Chile

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Octodon

    A genus of diurnal rats in the family Octodonidae, found in South America. The species Octodon degus is frequently used for research.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of octodon in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of octodon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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