Choloepus hoffmanni Peters, 1858

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaPilosaMegalonychidaeCholoepus

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  • 5

    Infraspecies
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Overview

Full Name

Choloepus hoffmanni Peters, 1858

Common names

  • Hoffmann s two-toed sloth eng
  • Hoffmann's Two toed Sloth eng
  • Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth eng
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Monatsb. K. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin vol. 1858 p. 128

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Pilosa
family
Megalonychidae
genus
Choloepus
species
Choloepus hoffmanni
 
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Bibliography

(1998) website, Mammal Species of the World

Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. (1992) Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing

Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. (2005) Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2

Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole (2000) Common Names of Mammals of the World

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.