The Three bands Armadillo It has one of the most efficient defenses against their enemies. It is single armadillo able to coil into a near perfect ball feel threatened, the most vulnerable parts of your body can hide between their shields, as your ears, legs and tails. It has three mobile bands in the shell.
- CLASS: Mammalia
- ORDER: Edentata
- FAMILY: Dasypodidae
- GENRE: Tolypeutes
- SPECIES: Armadillo Tolypeutes
- COMMON NAME: Tatu bolita.
They are in some parts of the North of Argentina , Southwest Brazil , Paraguay and Bolivia , at elevations from sea level to the 770 m.
The length of the body, from head to tail, is of approximately 36 cm.. It has a very small tail, only 6 26cm in length. His weight fluctuates between 1,45 and 1,59 Kg.