Priodontes maximus (Kerr, 1792)

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

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/16.5.1229

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Priodontes maximus (Kerr, 1792)
status

 

Priodontes maximus (Kerr, 1792)  

Figure 4B

New record. GUYANA • East Berbice-Corentyne Re- gion (6); 04°44.85′N, 058°05.38′W; 27 Feb. 2016; cam- era trap photo GoogleMaps   .

Identification. Identified by its large size relative to other armadillo species, and light band at base of carapace ( Emmons and Feer 1997).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Cingulata

Family

Dasypodidae

Genus

Priodontes