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Anteaters, armadillos and tapirs: amazing Brazilian mammals

Bicho-preguiça (sloth or "Bradypus torquatus"). Photo by Stefan Laube/ Wikipedia
Bicho-preguiça (sloth or “Bradypus torquatus”). Photo by Stefan Laube/ Wikipedia

There are almost 700 different species of mammals in the country. Wikipedia has a pretty complete list. And these are some of the best images found on Wikipedia and Flickr.

Tatu-galinha ("Dasypus novemcinctus"). Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service/Wikipedia
Tatu-galinha (“Dasypus novemcinctus”). Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service/Wikipedia

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