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Three-toed Sloth

Bradypodidae Bradypus


About the size of a small dog. Approx. 20" head to body, weight 14lbs. Course hair, coat metallic green, sharp curved claws on hands and feet, short tail 2"


Tropical forest of northern South America. This was spotted on the Peruvian Amazon River


Due to poor lighting the color of the body does not show the metallic green coat

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GarySmith2 3 years ago
Three-toed Sloth
Bradypus tridactylus

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Loreto, Peru

Spotted on Mar 9, 2017
Submitted on Feb 9, 2018

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