"El Piche" (Zaedyus pichiy), también llamado " Quirquincho",. Fauna de la "Cordillera de Los Andes" "Mendoza" "Arg"

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El pichi (Zaedyus pichiy), también llamado Piche o Quirquincho, es una especie de mamífero cingulado de la familia Dasypodidae que habita en el sur de Argentina y Chile, en la región patagónica hasta el estrecho de Magallanes.

Los piches tienen una longitud total promedio, contando cabeza, caparazón y cola, de hasta 30 cm, y una altura de aproximadamente 12 cm; con orejas de 13 mm. Se encuentra entre las especies más pequeñas de armadillo, con un peso total de 900 g. El caparazón es castaño oscuro, la cola, vientre y patas son amarillentas. La cabeza está cubierta con placas similares a la caparazón, y presenta hocico largo y ojos pequeños. Las patas están provistas de fuertes pezuñas.

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Comments (573)

Omar Gobbi on June 13, 2013

Hello, <timek>, thank you for your visit, and <LIKE>, a warm hug from Argentina, "Omar"

Alfred Schaffer on June 15, 2013

Interesting to see this animal in free nature! Like!

alfred

© Fabio Rosati © on June 22, 2013

Per il Sig. Omar Gobbi.

Ciao Omar,

apprezzo molto questo genere di fotografie,

complimenti, big Lk,

un saluto cordiale, Fabio Rosati - Velletri - Rm - Italy -

Omar Gobbi on June 26, 2013

Hello, <justine>, thank you for your visit, and <LIKE>, a warm hug from Argentina, "Omar"

Shain Paiment No Vie… on July 9, 2013

Beautiful capture F+L

Omar Gobbi on July 14, 2013

Hello, <elcapitantrueno>, thank you for your visit, and <LIKE>, a warm hug from Argentina, "Omar"

Omar Gobbi on July 27, 2013

Hello, <alfredschaffer>, thank you for your visit, and <LIKE>, a warm hug from Argentina, "Omar"

Omar Gobbi on August 4, 2013

Hello, <Fabio Rosati>, thank you for your visit, and <LIKE>, a warm hug from Argentina, "Omar"

Omar Gobbi on August 23, 2013

Hello, <Shain Paiment>, thank you for your visit, and <LIKE>, a warm hug from Argentina, "Omar"

christian caffin_No … on October 10, 2013

Attractive capture! I like it! Saludos, Christian

Omar Gobbi on October 10, 2013

Hello , <moorteufel > , thank you for your visit , and <LIKE> , a warm hug from Argentina , " Omar "

Omar Gobbi on December 1, 2013

Hello, christian caffin thanks for your visit and LIKE , a warm hug from Argentina , " Omar "

Omar Gobbi on January 24, 2014

Hello, Diego Diaz thank you for your visit and , LIKE , a friendly hug from Argentina , " Omar "

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Omar Gobbi
Salto Grande, Santa Fe, Argentina

Photo details

  • Uploaded on July 19, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Omar Gobbi
    • Camera: SONY DSC-H2
    • Taken on 2012/07/31 14:27:31
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 72.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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