Definition of Chlamyphorus
1. Noun. Pichiciago.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Dasypodidae, Family Dasypodidae
Member holonyms: Chlamyphore, Chlamyphorus Truncatus, Fairy Armadillo, Pichiciago, Pichiciego
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chlamyphorus
Literary usage of Chlamyphorus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Geology and Mineralogy Considered with Reference to Natural Theology by William Buckland (1841)
"... it combined in its legs and feet, an admixture of the characters of the Ant-eater, the Armadillo, and the Chlamyphorus; it probably also still farther ..."
2. Buenos Ayres and the Provinces of the Rio de la Plata: Their Present State by Woodbine Parish (1839)
"There is a resemblance to be perceived in the form of some of the bones of the chlamyphorus to those of the orycteropus capensis and ..."
3. Chambers's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People (1864)
"UNIVERSAL KNOWLEDGE FOR THE PEOPLE CHIVASSO—Chlamyphorus. CHIVA'SSO, a small city of Piedmont, Northern Italy, situated in a fertile plain on the left bank ..."