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The chlamyphorus.

Image ID: 821973

The chlamyphorus. (1852)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The chlamyphorus.

Published Date

: 1852

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11 x 12 cm. (4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)


: Written on border: "Chlamyphorus trunctatus, small South American armadillo, native name = Pichiciago" Printed on border: "Chlamyphorus truncatus, Harlan. This animal, which is the only one of the genus, has sixteen upper and as many lower teeth, all molars; the two first in each jaw pointed, the rest flat and cylindrical; shell composed of a series of transverse plates; toes five before and behind, with compressed nails; tail short, turned ....
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Original Source

: From The naturalist's library : containing scientific and popular descriptions of man, quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects, according to the classifications of Stark. (New York : Kearny, 1852) Gould, Augustus A. (Augustus Addison) (1805-1866), Editor.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- armadillo

Source Description

: 1 folder (16 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Arm

Digital ID

: 821973

Record ID

: 719382

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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