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Noun1.Dasypus - type genus of the DasypodidaeDasypus - type genus of the Dasypodidae  
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Dasypus novemcinctus, nine-banded armadillo, peba, Texas armadillo - having nine hinged bands of bony plates; ranges from Texas to Paraguay
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Of armadilloes three species occur namely, the Dasypus minutus or
fox 1 1 Canidae canid 3 1 Dasypus novemcinctus armadillo 1 1 Odocoileus virginianus white-tailed deer 26 3 Anatidae water fowl 2 1 Meleagris gallopavo turkey 8 1 Odontophoridae quail 2 1 Aves bird 33 3 Mammalia sm.
Baron] Cuvier 1798) Crab-eating-raccoon Coendou prehensilis (Linnaeus 1758) Porcupine Nasua nasua (Linnaeus 1766) Coati Lycalopex vetulus (Lund 1842) Brazilian-field-fox Myrmecophaga tridactyla (Linnaeus 1758) Giant-anteater Tamandua tetradactyla (Linnaeus 1758) Collared-anteater Dasypus novemcinctus (Linnaeus 1758) Common-armadillo Euphractus sexcintus (Linnaeus 1758) Yellow-armadillo Unidentified Cats Unidentified Prei Unidentified Armadillo Scientific Name N % Reptiles Iguana iguana (Linnaeus 1758) 1 0.
The range of the beautiful armadillo, Dasypus bellus, extended over much of the southeastern United States that the nine-banded armadillo, Dasypus novemcinctus, has come to occupy during the past century (Taulman & Robbins 1996).
Fabricus) and Archilestroides guimareaensis (Artigas and Papavero) the eggs of Paratractia dasypus (Wiedemann) and Taperigna diogmitiformis (Artigas and Papavero) displayed two micropyles.
Ecologic data use in the multivariate analysis Species Vertical use Rhythm of Lifespan Density of space activity Choloepus didactylus A ND L M Tamandua tetradactyla AT ND L M Bradypus tridactylus A ND L H Dasypus spp.
Species removed (number of individuals in parentheses) from the airfield by personnel of the United States Department of Agriculture Wildlife Services during our study included the nine-banded armadillo Dasypus novemcinctus (1), American beaver Castor canadensis (12), coyote Canis latrans (7), domestic dog Canis lupus familiaris (5), red fox Vulpes vulpes (1), Virginia opossum Didelphis virginiana (1), raccoon Procyon lotor (1), and striped skunk Mephitis mephitis (13).
The nine-banded armadillo, Dasypus novemcinctus, is the only species in the Neotropical family Dasypodidae (order Cingulata) that occurs in the United States (Layne 2003).
A similar pattern of distribution has been documented for the expanding populations of the nine-banded armadillo, Dasypus novemcinctus (Freeman and Genoways 1998, Humphrey 1974).
The record of Asian House Martin Delichon dasypus (HN, BS) needs confirmation, considering the rareness of this species on Borneo.
grouper (marine) Lutjanidae snapper (marine) Siluriformes catfish (freshwater) Reptilia reptiles Chelonia turtles (freshwater) Iguanidae iguanas Aves birds Meleagridae turkeys Crax rubra great currasow Mammalia mammals Didelphis marsupialis common opossum Dasypus novemcinctus nine-banded armadillo Sylvilagus sp.