Threatened species of Edentata

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Other Names:
Xenarthra under threat of extinction
Endangered species of edentates
Threatened species of Xenarthra
Endangered species of sloths
Endangered species of armadillos

Threatened species of Edentata include the giant anteater, the Brazilian three-toed sloth, the giant armadillo, the Brazilian three-banded armadillo, the pink fairy armadillo, and Burmeister's armadillo. These inhabit parts of Central and South America and reasons for possible extinction include habitat loss (mainly through deforestation, settlement, and agriculture), being hunted for food, or being preyed upon by local dogs.

Broader Problems:
Threatened species of Mammals
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
23.09.2020 – 22:08 CEST