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Tolypeutes tricinctus Linnaeus 1758 (three banded armadillo)

Osteichthyes - Placentalia - Dasypodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 231784

Alternative combination: Dasypus tricinctus

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Tolypeutes according to C. C. Sanborn 1930

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Tolypeutes tricinctus matacus, Tolypeutes tricinctus murieri, Tolypeutes tricinctus tricinctus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore