"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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Omar Gobbi on September 7, 2012

Hello, <M.Kranenborg-Torn>, thank you for your visit, and <LIKE>, a warm hug from Argentina, "Omar"

Omar Gobbi on September 7, 2012

Hola, <juanvi.fdz.-blanco>, mil gracias por tu visita, y , <LIKE>, un cordial abrazo desde Argentina, " Omar",

Omar Gobbi on September 7, 2012

Hola, <AnaMariaOss>, mil gracias por tu visita, y , <LIKE>, un cordial abrazo desde Argentina, " Omar",

JO Cervantes D on September 8, 2012

Grandioso ejemplar, gracias por compartir ésta imagen. L+F

AlexRo on September 9, 2012

Nice capture of this little fellow. Greetings, Alex1

Omar Gobbi on September 10, 2012

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

Omar Gobbi on September 11, 2012

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

Omar Gobbi on September 11, 2012

Hola, <CidonioRinaldi>, mil gracias por tu visita, y , <LIKE>, un cordial abrazo desde Argentina, " Omar",

Omar Gobbi on September 11, 2012

Hola, <RicardoFilho>, mil gracias por tu visita, y , <LIKE>, un cordial abrazo desde Argentina, " Omar",

Omar Gobbi on September 11, 2012

Hello, <п п ╩ п ╣ п ╡ я ▀ п ╧ я ┐ п ╪ п ╣ п ╫ я ▐ п ╫ п ╦ п ╨?>, Thank you for your visit, and <LIKE>, a warm hug from Argentina , "Omar"

Omar Gobbi on September 12, 2012

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

Константин Сушко on September 12, 2012

))))) Beautiful shot LIKE

⚔ Richard ⚔ on September 12, 2012

Nice Capture and Like Regards Richard

Omar Gobbi on September 12, 2012

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

Dieter Hockertz for … on September 12, 2012

Wonderful picture.

YSL

Best wishes Dieter

Vanderlei Dutra on September 13, 2012

Este animal aqui no Brasil nos chamos de TATÚ.

Abraços, Vanderlei

Volta Redonda- Rio de Janeiro

Omar Gobbi on September 13, 2012

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

Omar Gobbi on September 13, 2012

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

Rositsa Mitkova on September 14, 2012

WOW ... VERY interesting... * YSL *


All the best * Greeting, Rosi ☺

Omar Gobbi on September 14, 2012

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

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  • 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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