Armadillos are a family classification of animals that come in a whole variety of cute species that live all over the world.

Armadillos are a family classification of animals that come in a whole variety of cute species that live all over the world.

Wonderful Photos and story: The birth of a pangolin | Africa Geographic blog. Shame they are in danger from cruel stupid people.

Wonderful Photos and story: The birth of a pangolin | Africa Geographic blog. Shame they are in danger from cruel stupid people.

A pangolin, also referred to as a scaly anteater or trenggiling is a mammal of the order Pholidota. Pangolins have large keratin scales covering its skin and is the only known mammal with this adaptation. It is found naturally in tropical regions throughout Africa and Asia. The name, pangolin, comes from the Malay word, pengguling, meaning "something that rolls up".

A pangolin, also referred to as a scaly anteater or trenggiling is a mammal of the order Pholidota. Pangolins have large keratin scales covering its skin and is the only known mammal with this adaptation. It is found naturally in tropical regions throughout Africa and Asia. The name, pangolin, comes from the Malay word, pengguling, meaning "something that rolls up".

Just looked for Pangolin images...New favorite animal. http://ift.tt/2lIMuAU

Just looked for Pangolin images...New favorite animal. http://ift.tt/2lIMuAU

Pangolins are native to 15 African countries and live in dense forests and forested savanna areas. When sensing danger they will roll themselves up into balls using its armor-plated scales for protection. These scales are also very sharp and will cut through anything inserted in between them. An increasingly vulnerable mammal that is hunted primarily by humans it receives protected status as its numbers in the wild continue to decline. Learn more about this threatened animal!

Pangolin

Pangolins are native to 15 African countries and live in dense forests and forested savanna areas. When sensing danger they will roll themselves up into balls using its armor-plated scales for protection. These scales are also very sharp and will cut through anything inserted in between them. An increasingly vulnerable mammal that is hunted primarily by humans it receives protected status as its numbers in the wild continue to decline. Learn more about this threatened animal!

Chinese Pangolin, Manis pentadactyla by 中华人民共和国濒危物种进出口管理办公室 (Endangered Species Import and Export Management Office of the People's Republic of China) via EOL China Regional Center (cc-by-nc-sa)

Chinese Pangolin, Manis pentadactyla by 中华人民共和国濒危物种进出口管理办公室 (Endangered Species Import and Export Management Office of the People's Republic of China) via EOL China Regional Center (cc-by-nc-sa)

The Pangolin aka scaly anteater is a mammal - and the only one to have large keratin scales covering its skin.

The Pangolin aka scaly anteater is a mammal - and the only one to have large keratin scales covering its skin.

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