The nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) is found in North, Central, and South America.

How much do you really know about armadillos, beyond their leathery carapaces?

13 things you didn't know about armadillos

Got Armadillos rolling around your energy? Check this page about symbolic Armadillo meaning for potential wisdom this unique creature has to share with you.

Bat Claws::They look sharp and wicked, but they are mostly for hanging tightly onto surfaces while upside-down.. .


Flying Fox – Pteropus mearnsi, from ANIMALIA Photographs by Henry Horenstein.

pink fairy armadillo. Armadillos are mammals with a leathery armor shell. The smallest species, the pink fairy armadillo, is roughly chipmunk-sized at 3.0 oz & 4.3 in total length. The largest species, the giant armadillo, can be the size of a small pig, weigh up to 130 lb and are over 39 in long.They are prolific diggers. Many species use their sharp claws to dig for food, such as grubs, and to dig dens.

Southern Naked-tailed Armadillo (Cabassous unicinctus) is a small species of…

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There are 98 species of wild life in florida. Many have been displaced by development. I will discuss 9 of the most commonly seen animals in Florida.

a tiptoeing armadillo!

A southern three-banded armadillo (Tolypeutes matacus) at the Lincoln Children's Zoo, Lincoln, Nebraska. (IUCN: Near Threatened)