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This 17th-century German Jesuit father, friend of the pope, Borromini, and Galileo, amassed an extraordinary collection of worldly souvenirs brought back to Italy by Jesuit missionaries: a stuffed armadillo, magic lanterns, Egyptian obelisks.
South-side MC Cdot Honcho raps like a cartoon armadillo speedily rolling through patchy desert terrain.
This 2.5-hour treasure of talent has animated cacti, crocodile musicians, dancing beetles and armadillos and a range of acrobats and areal artists who entertain and engage pushing their performances with exciting dare-devil extremes.
Not on display are any of the dozens of live animals that have been presented as gifts to the queen over the years, ranging from an elephant from Cameroon to sloths, toucans and even a giant armadillo from Brazil.
Species common to the plantation include Whitetail deer (30+ years of trophy management), Eastern Turkey, Wild hogs, Bob Cats, Coyote and small game such as squirrels, rabbits, opossum and armadillo.
Stefani also posted a picture of Shelton’s massive birthday cake shaped like an armadillo, the perfect dessert for one of country’s biggest stars.
According to National Geographic, armadillos, typically found in the southwestern United States, usually live in temperate and warm habitats, including rain forests, grasslands and semi-deserts.
Animals that may visit are a chinchilla, parrot, armadillo and tortoise, among others.
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Origin and Etymology of armadillo
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: a small American animal that lives underground and whose head and body are protected by a hard shell
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