fairy armadillo

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Synonyms for fairy armadillo

very small Argentine armadillo with pale silky hair and pink plates on head and neck

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Locals, she says, "can track down any animal--except the pink fairy armadillo.
The flattened round rear plate used in compaction (shown above) is unique to fairy armadillos.
The naturalist goes in search of an armour-plated mammal known as the pink fairy armadillo.
Here, he faces one of his strangest challenges yet: to seek out the curiously named pink fairy armadillo.
Another student was asked to come up and hold a 6-inch string stretched out to represent the smallest variety, the pink fairy armadillo.