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Chaetophractus (hairy armadillos)

Wikipedia Abstract

Chaetophractus is a small genus of armadillos in the Dasypodidae family. It contains the following three species:Screaming hairy armadillo, Chaetophractus vellerosusBig hairy armadillo, Chaetophractus villosusAndean hairy armadillo, Chaetophractus nationiMembers of the genus are endemic to the continent of South America. They are found in the central and southern countries such as Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, and Paraguay.
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Species

Chaetophractus nationi (Andean Hairy Armadillo) (Attributes)
Chaetophractus vellerosus (Screaming Hairy Armadillo) (Attributes)
Chaetophractus villosus (Large Hairy Armadillo) (Attributes)

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