• The Armor of Fossil Giant Armadillos (Pampatheriidae, Xenarthra, Mammalia) 

    Edmund, A. Gordon (Texas Memorial Museum, The University of Texas at Austin, 1985-06)
    Fossil giant armadillos are protected by armor consisting of about 800 osteoderms covering the body, head, tail, legs and feet. The body armor is composed of an anterior (pectoral) buckler and a posterior (pelvic) buckler, ...