Family Dasypodidae

Known as: Armadillo, Armadillos, Mammals, Armadillos 
Burrowing, chiefly nocturnal mammals of the family Dasypodidae having bodies and heads encased in small bony plates. They are widely distributed in… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Mammals have diversified into many dietary niches. Specialized myrmecophagous (ant- and termite-eating) placental mammals… (More)
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2011
Review
2011
Chagas' disease is caused by the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi and causes potentially life-threatening disease of the… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND In the southern region of the United States, such as in Louisiana and Texas, there are autochthonous cases of leprosy… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
Various researchers have studied the importance of the oral transmission of Chagas' disease since the mid-20th century. Only in… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The precise hierarchy of ancient divergence events that led to the present assemblage of modern placental mammals has been an… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Using the set of all vertebrate mtDNA protein sequences published as of May 1998, plus unpublished examples for elephant and… (More)
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1999
1999
American trypanosamiasis occurs in nature as a sylvatic cycle, where Trypanosoma cruzi interacts with wild triatomines and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, the causative agent of paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM), was first isolated from armadillos from the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
To what extent is cranial vault thickness (CVT) a character that is strongly linked to the genome, or to what extent does it… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
African horse sickness (AHSV) 246, 350, 353-55, 373, 401 African swine fever virus (ASFV) 246, 350, 352, 373, 401 Agriculture… (More)
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