Bradypus


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Related to Bradypus: Three toed sloth, Folivora
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type genus of the Bradypodidae: three-toed sloths

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Distribution of two sympatric species of sloths (Choloepues didactylus and Bradypus tridactylus) along the Sinnamary River, French Guiana.
Cinco machos e tres femeas de preguica da especie Bradypus torquatus (Illiger, 1811), familia Bradypodidae, que vieram a obito natural na Reserva Zoobotanica Matinha, localizada em Ilheus/Bahia, foram doados para o acervo da Anatomia dos Animais Domesticos e Silvestres da Faculdade de Medicina Veterinaria e Zootecnia da Universidade de Sao Paulo com registro do IBAMA n.
Entre los mamiferos folivoros arboreos que habitan los bosques neotropicales se destaca el perezoso de tres dedos Bradypus variegatus (Schinz, 1825 & GARDNER, 2005), especie que se encuentra distribuida desde Honduras hasta el Norte de Argentina (EMMONS, 1997).
In general, Bradypus consumed plants rich in nutrients and proteins, some of which also had toxic compounds such as phenols and lignin, which was difficult to digest (Belovsky & Schmitz 1994, Coley & Barone 1996).
En el bosque seco tropical del departamento de Cordoba, region Caribe de Colombia, es el segundo factor mas importante en la reduccion de poblaciones de perezosos (Bradypus variegatus) (BALLESTEROS et al., 2009).
land turtle 11 11 14 13 Podocnemis turtle of the 11 11 13 12 expansa Amazonia Kinosternon mud turtle 02 02 01 01 scorpioides BIRDS Crypturellus soui littler 01 01 -- -- tinamou Tinamidae tinamou 01 01 -- -- MAMMALS DIDELPHIMORPHIA Didelphis opossum 78 81 (a) 47 44 (a) marsupialis XENARTHRA Myrmecophagidae giant anteater 06 06 -- -- Bradypus sloth 12 13 04 04 variegatus Dasypodidae armadillo 54 56 (a) 25 23 PRIMATES Alouatta belzebul howler monkey 05 05 01 01 CARNIVORA Cerdocyon thous fox 01 01 -- -- Procyon raccoon 01 01 -- -- cancrivorus Nasua nasua coati 01 01 -- -- Panthera onca jaguar 08 08 -- -- PERISSODACTYLA Tapirus tapir 06 06 02 02 terrestris ARTIODACTYLA Tayassu pecari white-lipped 09 09 04 04 peccary Pecari tajacu collared 08 08 03 03 peccary Mazama sp.
RESUMEN: El mamifero euterion perezoso, perteneciente al orden Edentata, sub-orden Xenarthra, infra-orden Tardigrada, familia Bradipodidae, comprende tres especimenes, Bradypus tridadctylus, Bradypus variegates y Bradypus torquatus.
Distribution of two sympatric species of sloths (Choloepus didactylus and Bradypus tridactylus) along the Sinnamary River, French Guiana.
En este trabajo adicionamos 23 especies mas para la cuenca y nueve para el departamento de Caldas: Bradypus variegatus, Centronycteris centralis, Noctilio leporinus, Lampronycteris brachyotis, Tonatia saurophila, Procyon cancrivorus, Lontra longicaudis, Zygodontomys brevicauda y Coendou prehensilis (CASTANO et al., 2003).
Bradypus variegatus griseus (Graym 1871): El perezoso de tres dedos fue bien conocido para los informantes locales, quienes indicaron que es escaso en San Vito, pero mas numeroso en las tierras bajas del Rio Coto Brus, donde tambien registramos a Saimiri oerstedii.
Reduction in tooth number is a common character among sloths, with the two genera of extant tree sloths (the three-toed sloth, Bradypus, and the two-toed sloth, Choloepus) possessing a 5/4 dental formula.
Intestine, Bradypus griseus griseus (M), Turrialba, Cartago (Flores-Barroeta et al.
yagouaroundi, Leopardus pajeros, Lycalopex culpaeus, Conepatus chinga, Eira barbara, Potos flavus, Odocoileus peruvianus, Dasyprocta variegata, Cuniculus taczanowskii, Mustela frenata y Hippocamelus antisensis; mientras que, raras a muy raras fueron Bradypus variegatus, Leopardus jacobita y Leopardus tigrinus.
Although a number of people within the refuge have reported seeing sloths, neither the presence of two-toed (Choleopus hoffmanni) nor three-toed (Bradypus variegatus) sloths were witnessed during this census.