Chlamyphorus

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Related to Pink Fairy Armadillo: leprosy, tardigrade, Nine banded armadillo, Saiga Antelope
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Noun1.Chlamyphorus - pichiciago
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
chlamyphore, Chlamyphorus truncatus, fairy armadillo, pichiciago, pichiciego - very small Argentine armadillo with pale silky hair and pink plates on head and neck
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The pink fairy armadillo is probably one of the most interesting I have come across but I am yet to see it in its natural habitat.
While its range expands and its numbers increase, most of its relatives are declining, and at least one species, the Pink Fairy Armadillo (a native of Argentina), is endangered.