Northern naked-tailed armadillo

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Northern naked-tailed armadillo

Order : Xenarthra
Family : Dasypodidae
Subfamily : Dasypodinae
Species : Cabassous centralis


The Northern naked-tailed armadillo is listed as Data Deficient (DD), inadequate information to make a direct, or indirect, assessment of its risk of extinction, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the northern nakedtailed armadillo
A young / baby of a northern nakedtailed armadillo is called a 'pup'. The females are called 'zed' and males 'lister'. A northern nakedtailed armadillo group is called a 'fez'.
Some facts about the
Northern naked-tailed armadillo

Adult weight : 2.75 kg (6.05 lbs)

Litter size : 1

Basal metabolic rate : 5 W

Body mass : 4.062 kg (8.9364 lbs)

Temperature : 33.85 °C (92.93 °F)

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