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The Chlamyphorus.

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The Chlamyphorus.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Animals -- Armadillo

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1852
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC ANI-Arm
Content: Written on border: "Chlamyphorus trunctatus, small South American armadillo, native name = Pichiciago" Printed on border: "Chlamyphorus truncatus, Harlan. This animal, which is the only one of the genus, has sixteen upper and as many lower teeth, all molars; the two first in each jaw pointed, the rest flat and cylindrical; shell composed of a series of transverse plates; toes five before and behind, with compressed nails; tail short, turned downward." Foxing on image.
Source identifier: 10284 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1731246
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17233986
Barcode: 33333159389242
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f7b0fc90-c533-012f-4715-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1852: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Chlamyphorus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1852. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-34ac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Chlamyphorus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-34ac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1852). The Chlamyphorus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-34ac-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Chlamyphorus.