Definition of Dasypus novemcinctus
1. Noun. Having nine hinged bands of bony plates; ranges from Texas to Paraguay.
Generic synonyms: Armadillo
Group relationships: Dasypus, Genus Dasypus
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Literary usage of Dasypus novemcinctus
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1. Catalogue of the Hunterian Collection in the Museum of the Royal College of by Museum, Royal College of Surgeons in London (1831)
"dasypus novemcinctus. ? Mus. Brit. Mus. Brit. 568. The bony carapace of a smaller Armadillo. In section. dasypus novemcinctus. Genus ORYCTEROPUS. ..."
2. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1904)
"dasypus novemcinctus Linn, was based primarily on references to the South American animal. In case the Central American and Mexican representatives prove ..."
3. List of North American Land Mammals in the United States National Museum, 1911 by Gerrit Smith Miller (1912)
"dasypus novemcinctus fenestratus GM ALLEN, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., vol. ... Hills back of Gouyave, Grenada, Lesser Antilles. t*dasypus novemcinctus texanus ..."