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Kugelgürteltier

Three-banded aramdillo
Tolypeutes matacus / Three-banded aramdillo

Kugelgürteltier
Habitat
Grasslands, savannahs and bush forests
Continent
Südamerika
Food
Insects and other small animals, carrion, but also plant food
Gestation/breeding period
120 days
Mode of life
Solitary
Class
Mammals
Order
Gepanzerte Nebengelenktiere

Did you know that?

~ 25 cm
size

~ 2 kg
weight

ca. 20 years
age

How endangered are Three-banded aramdillos?

by IUCN (Red List of Threatened Species)

  • Not evaluated
  • Data deficient
  • Least concern
  • Kugelgürteltier
    Near threatened
    Near threatened
  • Vulnerable
  • Endangered
  • Critically endangered
  • Extinct in the wild
  • Extinct

By the way

Globe armadillos have strong claws on their front paws for digging.

Animal keeper hangouts and feeding times


(Prof. Brandes House)

daily
15:30 Uhr
uncommented feeding


(Prof. Brandes House)

daily
9:30 Uhr
uncommented feeding


(Prof. Brandes House)

every first Fri. of the month
11:00 Uhr
commented meeting point with feeding


(Prof. Brandes House)

Wed, Sat
11:00 Uhr
commented meeting point with feeding


Three-banded aramdillo at the zoo tour

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