Taxon profile


Screaming Hairy Armadillo
Chaetophractus vellerosus (Gray, 1865)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Xenarthra »  family Dasypodidae - armadillos »  genus Chaetophractus

Scientific synonyms

Dasypus vellerosus
Euphractus vellerosus (Gray, 1865)

IUCN category:Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Chaetophractus vellerosus pannosus (Thomas, 1902)
subspecies Chaetophractus vellerosus vellerosus (Gray, 1865)

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [4368]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Chaetophractus vellerosus (Gray, 1865)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Chaetophractus vellerosus Gray, 1865]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Chaetophractus vellerosus (Gray, 1865)]

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