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Sloths are mammals classified in the families Megalonychidae (two-toed sloths) and ... Extinct sloth species include many megafaunal ground sloths, some of which attained the ... pygmy three-toed sl...

Sloth | Species | WWF - World Wildlife Fund

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Learn about the sloth, as well as the threats it faces, what WWF is doing to conserve ... Of those, the pygmy sloth is critically endangered and the maned sloth is ...

Pygmy Three-toed Sloth - EDGE :: Mammal Species Information

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The pygmy three-toed sloth was only recognised as a distinct species in 2001. .... Classified as Critically Endangered (CR B1ab(ii,iii)) on the 2010 IUCN Red List ...

Pygmy Sloths Could Gain Much-Needed Endangered Species ...

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Jun 17, 2014 ... The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) last week announced that the world's rarest and smallest sloth could deserve protection under the ...

Pygmy Three-Toed Sloth » Our Endangered World

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There is long hair on this sloth's head, hanging down and giving the appearance of a hood, inspiring the alternative name of “monk sloth”. A unique species of ...

Brown-Throated Three-Toed Sloth (Bradypus variegatus ...

www.rainforest-alliance.org/kids/species-profiles/sloth

Sloths are among the slowest-moving animals on Earth; they can swim but are virtually unable to walk. This makes them an easy target for jaguars, eagles and ...

Bradypus pygmaeus (Pygmy Three-toed Sloth) - IUCN Red List

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Bradypus pygmaeus is listed as Critically Endangered as this species has a very ... Sloths on the younger islands of the Bocas del Toro archipelago are ...

Endangered Species: Sloth

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Mar 12, 1997 ... I also need to have an intelligent mind,so I can help endangered animals in the world. Plus I want to be able to keep the animals alive for others ...

Pygmy three-toed sloth videos, photos and facts - Bradypus ...

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Learn more about the Pygmy three-toed sloth - with amazing Pygmy three-toed sloth videos, photos and ... IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered  ...

How did sloths become endangered

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... has caused sloths, and many other tropical animals, to lose their natural habitats. ... fragility of the forests, and emphasize how much they need to be protected!

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Why are sloths endangered? | Reference.com

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Bradypus pygmaeus, known as pygmy three-toed sloth, is a critically endangered species because of human threats and predators. They are endemic to Isla ...

What is a Sloth? Are They an Endangered Species? - Bright Hub

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May 30, 2011 ... A sloth is a slow-moving herbivorous mammal found in the trees of South American rainforests. Two of the six sloth species are endangered.

Three-Toed Sloth - Animals - National Geographic

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Learn all you wanted to know about three-toed sloths with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic. ... Endangered Animals Quiz.