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taman·d·u·a tetradacty·la

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  1. tamandua, tamandu, lesser anteater, Tamandua tetradactylanoun

    small toothless anteater with prehensile tail and four-clawed forelimbs; of tropical South America and Central America


  1. tamandua tetradactyla

    The Tamandua Tetradactyla, also known as the southern tamandua or the collared anteater, is a species of anteater from South America. It is found in various habitats from mature to highly disturbed secondary forests and arid savannahs. It is adaptable and can be nocturnal or diurnal, depending on its habitat or threats it faces from predators. It feeds mainly on ants and termites, but also eats bees, beetles, and insect larvae, and it can consume up to 9,000 ants per day. It uses its sharp claws and long snout to break into nests, and it has a long, sticky tongue to collect its prey. It is typically yellowish or brown in color and is known for its distinctive V-shaped mark across its back.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tamandua tetradactyla in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tamandua tetradactyla in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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