"The giant armadillo was classified as Extremely Endangered (EN — A1cd) on the World Conservation Union's Red List in 2002, and is listed under Appendix I (threatened with extinction) of the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna. (source)"
Picture of the giant armadillo by Alessio Marrucci, licensed under GNU Free Documentation License.
The Giant armadillo is listed as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Namings for the giant armadilloA young / baby of a giant armadillo is called a 'pup'. The females are called 'zed' and males 'lister'. A giant armadillo group is called a 'fez'.
CountriesArgentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela
Some facts about the
Adult weight : 33 kg (72.6 lbs)
Maximum longevity : 15 years
Female maturity :320 days
Male maturity : 320 days
Gestation : 122 days
Weaning : 35 days
Litter size : 2
Weight at birth : 0.062 kg (0.1364 lbs)
Basal metabolic rate : 17 W
Body mass : 45.19 kg (99.418 lbs)
Temperature : 33.85 °C (92.93 °F)