Dasypus novemcinctus


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  • noun

Synonyms for Dasypus novemcinctus

having nine hinged bands of bony plates

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7 - Procyon lotor (raccoon) - - Vulpes vulpes (red fox) - - Cingulata Dasypus novemcinctus (nine-banded armadillo) 0.
Dasypus novemcinctus has the most extensive geographical range of any armadillo species, extending from Argentina and Uruguay through Central America and most of Mexico (McBee and Baker 1982).
5 Odocoileus virginianus 15 2 Mazama americana 1 1 Agouti paca 6 2 Didelphis marsupialis 8 2 Didelphidae 1 1 Dasypus novemcinctus 3 1 Rodentia 5 2 Canis familiaris 3 1 Sylvilagus sp.
These fungi are heavily eaten by jumping mice, shrews, some other species of cricetids (8), and on Cumberland Island even by nine-banded armadillos, Dasypus novemcinctus (9).
and the armadillo Dasypus novemcinctus, Brothwell suggests that guinea pigs may have started the association by scavenging around human settlements, subsequently being adopted as a source of meat by humans.
McDonough CM and Loughry WJ: Patterns of mortality in a population of nine-banded armadillos, Dasypus novemcinctus.
In addition, Bailey (1905) specifically reported that a specimen of Dasypus novemcinctus was taken in Loving County.
Variations of cranial and dental features were examined in the skulls of 60 specimens of Dasypus novemcinctus from north Texas and southern Oklahoma.
Dasypus novemcinctus mexicanus Peters, 1864 -- The nine-banded armadillo is known from several localities along the eastern base of the Llano Estacado and has been recorded from Castro, Hale, and Martin counties on the plateau proper (Choate, 1991).