Pangolin mothers nurture their young in nesting burrows. A mother will protectively roll around her baby when sleeping or if threatened. Bab...

Pangolins, often called “scaly anteaters,” are the most illegally trafficked animal--and a long time favorite of mine. Hedgehog or baby pangolin, Hedgehogs have been so over done.

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What is a Pangolin? 9 Facts about Pangolins

Learn about the plight of the pangolin, the most illegally trafficked animal in the world.

A pangolin (also referred to as a scaly anteater or trenggiling) is a mammal of the order Pholidota. The one extant family, Manidae, has one genus, Manis, which comprises eight species. A pangolin has large keratin scales covering its skin, and is the only known mammal with this adaptation. It is found naturally in tropical regions throughout Africa and Asia. The name, pangolin, comes from the Malay word, pengguling, meaning "something that rolls up".

Pangolins (also referred to as scaly anteaters or trenggiling) are mammals of the order Pholidota.

HELP SAVE THE PANGOLINS FROM EXTINCTION!  Although China just passed a law to jail anyone caught eating endangered animals, their enforcement will be negligible!  PLZ Sign & Share to help that along!  www.independent.c...

It's a pangolin, from Southeast Asia and parts of Africa. And it's beautiful. A pangolin has large keratin scales covering its skin, the only mammal with this adaptation.

Pangolins, often called “scaly anteaters,” are covered in tough, overlapping scales. These burrowing mammals eat ants and termites using an ...

Pangolins, often called “scaly anteaters,” are covered in tough, overlapping scales. These burrowing mammals eat ants and termites using an .

Pangolin. With small conical heads & jaws lacking teeth, have amazingly long, muscular,  & sticky tongues that are perfect for reaching & lapping up ants & termites in deep cavities. They have poor vision, so they locate termite & ant nests with their strong sense of smell. Their tongue is attached near its pelvis & last pair of ribs, & when fully extended is longer than the animal’s head and body. At rest their tongue retracts into a sheath in its chest cavity. ...   Endangered.  Mammal.

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A pangolin also referred to as a scaly anteater or trenggiling is a mammal of the order Pholidota. The one extant family, Manidae, has one genus, Manis, which comprises eight species. A number of extinct species are known. A pangolin has large keratin scales covering its skin, and is the only known mammal with this adaptation. It is found naturally in tropical regions throughout Africa and Asia. The name, pangolin, comes from the Malay word, pengguling, meaning "something that rolls up".

The four African pangolin species seen in context with the four Asian species. Family Manidae (Pangolins) - Plate Volume 2 of the Handbook of the Mammals of the World

What Is A Pangolin? | Save Pangolins

What Is A Pangolin? | Save Pangolins

pangolin I want one so bad

Sunday Mammalfest, Episode 4

Fact: Pangolin ("scaly anteater") This burrowing mammal, found throughout Africa and Asia, eats ants and grubs.

- * Pangolin * - Pangolins are often called 'scaly anteaters' and are covered in tough, overlapping scales ( Asian species have coarse hair extruding between the scales ). These burrowing mammals eat ants and termites. Sadly, they are one of the most endangered mammal species on Earth -

Mother and Baby Pangolin Mamma Pangolin's carry their babies on their backs and take good care of their young. Hunted for food and for their scales, I am wondering now if their scales are ending up in my shampoo as keratin? No more Keratin shampoo!

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