Myrmecophaga tridactyla (Linnaeus, 1758)

Pierre, Meshach A., Ignacio, Leroy & Paemelaere, Evi A. D., 2020, Large- and medium-bodied terrestrial mammals of the Upper Berbice region of Guyana, Check List 16 (5), pp. 1229-1237: 1233

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Myrmecophaga tridactyla (Linnaeus, 1758)


Myrmecophaga tridactyla (Linnaeus, 1758)  

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New record. GUYANA • East Berbice-Corentyne Re- gion (6); 04°08.35′N, 058°10.21′W; 22 Sep. 2014; cam- era trap photo GoogleMaps   .

Identification. Identified by its long snout, gray, black and white striped body, and large bushy tail ( Emmons and Feer 1997).