Southern two-toed sloth (Choloepus didactylus)

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Southern two-toed sloth fact file

Southern two-toed sloth description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderPilosa
FamilyMegalonychidae
GenusCholoepus (1)

Information on the Southern two-toed sloth is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Linné's two-toed sloth.
Spanish
Perezoso de Dos Dedos, Perico Ligero.
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Southern two-toed sloth status

Classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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