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Sloth Arthropods

Bradypus tridactylus

Description:

Roach like moths or other creepy crawlies in the sloth fur. Especially around the lower back.

Habitat:

Living in fur of the sloths that live in the trees of Parque Del Este (Parque Generalisimo Francisco De Miranda ) Near Cerro del Avila a big mountain chain near Caracas. Venezuela.

Notes:

While looking at them with my zoomlens I spotted some arthropods crawling around in their fur. Later, looking at the pictures I noticed just how many there were!

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Parroquia Leoncio Martínez, Miranda, Venezuela

Lat: 10.49, Long: -66.84

Spotted on Jan 3, 2017
Submitted on Jan 7, 2017

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