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Cabassous
Southern-naked-tailed-armadillo-lateral-view
Southern Naked-tailed Armadillo (Cabassous unicinctus)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Cingulata
Family Dasypodidae
Tolypeutinae
Genus Cabassous

Cabassous is a genus of armadillos in the family Dasypodidae.

Species[]

It contains the following four species:

Northern Naked-tailed Armadillo (Miller, 1899) (Cabassous centralis)
Chacoan Naked-tailed Armadillo (Wetzel, 1980) (Cabassous chacoensis)
Southern Naked-tailed Armadillo (Linnaeus, 1758) (Cabassous unicinctus)
Greater Naked-tailed Armadillo (Desmarest, 1804) (Cabassous tatouay)
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