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Tolypeutes tricinctus matacus Azara 1801 (three banded armadillo)

Mammalia - Placentalia - Dasypodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231789

Alternative combinations: Loricatus mataco, Tatou mataco, Tolypeutes matacus

Synonyms: Dasypus conurus Geoffroy 1847 (no. 233711), Tolypeutes conurus Geoffroy 1847 (no. 231783), Tolypoides bicinctus Grandidier and Neveu-Lemaire 1905 (no. 231791)

Belongs to Tolypeutes tricinctus according to C. C. Sanborn 1930

Sister taxa: Tolypeutes tricinctus murieri, Tolypeutes tricinctus tricinctus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore