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Types of Armadillo

Andean Hairy ​Armadillo​
Andean Hairy ​Armadillo​

The Andean hairy armadillo (Chaetophractus nationi) is an armadillo located in Bolivia, in the region of the Puna; the departments of Oruro, La Paz, and Cochabamba (Gardner, 1993). Nowark (1991) describes it as distributed in Bolivia and northern Chile.A recent publication of Pacheco (1995) also locates the species in Peru, basically in Puno Region. ...

Big Hairy ​Armadillo​
Big Hairy ​Armadillo​

The big hairy armadillo or large hairy armadillo (Chaetophractus villosus) is one of the largest and most numerous armadillos in South America.

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Cabassous​
Cabassous​

Cabassous chacoensis; Cabassous tatouay; ... The name is the Latinised form of the Kalini word for "armadillo". The genus contains the following four species:

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Doedicurus ​Clavicaudatus​
Doedicurus ​Clavicaudatus​

DNA confirms Doedicurus was a Car-Sized, ... Researchers have also argued that the resemblance between the armadillo and the Doedicurus is a result of convergent ...

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Glyptodon​
Glyptodon​

Glyptodon (from Greek for "grooved or carved tooth" – Greek γλυπτός sculptured + ὀδοντ-, ὀδούς tooth) was a genus of large, armored mammals of the subfamily Glyptodontinae (glyptodonts or glyptodontines) – relatives of armadillos – that lived during the Pleistocene epoch.

Screaming ​Hairy Armadillo​
Screaming ​Hairy Armadillo​

The screaming hairy armadillo (Chaetophractus vellerosus) is a species of armadillo also known as the small screaming armadillo, crying armadillo or the small hairy armadillo. It is a burrowing armadillo found in the central and southern parts of South America.

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