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SPECIES Chaetophractus vellerosus

Author:Gray, 1865.
Citation:Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1865: 376.
Common Name:Screaming Hairy Armadillo
Type Locality:Bolivia, Santa Cruz, "Santa Cruz de la Sierra."
Distribution:Chaco Boreal of Bolivia and Paraguay south to C Argentina and west to the Puna de Tarapacá of Chile.
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
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SUBSPECIES vellerosus



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