|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||External Literature Search||Age range and collections|
Dasypus bellus (beautiful armadillo)
Mammalia - Dasypodidae
It was recombined as Dasypus bellus by Auffenberg (1957), Kurten and Anderson (1980), Downing and White (1995), Hulbert and Pratt (1998), McDonald and Naples (2007) and Rincón et al. (2008).
|Year||Name and author|
|1929||Tatu bellus Simpson|
|1930||Tatu bellus Simpson|
|1957||Dasypus bellus Auffenberg|
|1980||Dasypus bellus Kurten and Anderson p. 130|
|1995||Dasypus bellus Downing and White p. 389|
|1998||Dasypus bellus Hulbert, Jr. and Pratt|
|2007||Dasypus bellus McDonald and Naples p. 153|
|2008||Dasypus bellus Rincón et al. p. 201|
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