Greater Long-Nosed Armadillo

Greater Long-Nosed Armadillo

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Great Long-nosed Armadillo, Dasypus kappleri, is a species of armadillo from South America. It is found in Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana, Peru, Bolivia and Brazil. It's a solitary nocturnal and terrestrial animal, living, usually, in the vicinity of streams and swamps. It feeds on arthropods and other invertebrates.The Great Long-nosed Armadillo has spurs on the hindlegs that allow them to crawl on their knees into narrow tunnels. When threatened they can release a disagreeable musky odor.
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  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 222g
  • CIV
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136559730
  • 9786136559735