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Armadillos are New World placental mammals with a leathery armor shell. The Dasypodidae are the only surviving family in the order Cingulata, part of the superorder Xenarthra, along with the anteaters and sloths.

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There are 20 varieties of armadillos with all but one living in Latin America. The familiar nine-banded armadillo is the only species that lives in the .

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Armadillos are mammals with a leathery armor shell. The smallest species, the pink fairy armadillo, is roughly chipmunk-sized at 3.0 oz & 4.3 in total length. The largest species, the giant armadillo, can be the size of a small pig, weigh up to 130 lb and are over 39 in long.They are prolific diggers. Many species use their sharp claws to dig for food, such as grubs, and to dig dens.

The nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) is found in North, Central, and South America, making it the most widespread of the armadillos. (Photo by Fred Lord)

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