Hairy Armadillo

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The Big Hairy Armadillo, Chaetophractus villosus, is the largest and most numerous of the armadillo species in South America.  Torres del Paine National Park, Chile.  A UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Patagonia region of South America.  It is primarily nocturnal but does forage for worms and insects during the day when necessary.