Armadillo Invasion: Warm-Weather Critters Expanding East

A frightened armadillo leaps into the air

(October 07, 2011) The midwestern and eastern United States are being invaded by armadillos. They are moving into new territories that were once thought unsuitable for the warm weather creatures.

There are 20 known species of armadillo, but only once species - the nine-banded armadillo, has moved out of Latin America.

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