Sentence Examples with the word dasypus

Of armadillos, commonly called tatu in Brazil, the largest species is the Dasypus gigas, but the best known is the tatu-e'te' (D.

The largest species is the giant armadillo (Priodon gigas), measuring nearly a yard long, from the forests of Surinam and Brazil; while one of the smallest is Dasypus minutes, a near ally of the larger D.

There are two species of the Edentata, Dasypus and Pichiciego, the latter very rare, and one of the opossums. European animals, such as horses, cattle, sheep, swine and goats, have been introduced into the country and do well.