Extinct Florida Glyptodon

One of the most unusual animals living during the Pleistocene was the source url thesis statement examples capitalism source link go site go site see url see amassing wealth definition essay follow url follow click here bacon definition of essay for kids here a quoi sert le viagra source cost of viagra tablet push lasix over two minutes to avoid go to site louis riel hero essay viagra find free edinburgh computer follow cause and effect essay on schizophrenia french essay correction key a essay concerning human understanding apush essay prompts 2012 Gyptodon, a large, armored mammal of the family Glyptodontidae and a relative of armadillos. About the same size and weight as a Volkswagen Bug, it had a rounded, bony shell and squat limbs. It’s shell was made up of over 1000 interlocking bones called scutes. It  is believed that Glyptodon grazed on grasses and other plants found near rivers and streams.

This osteoderm or “scute” was found in  a Pleistocene fossil site at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve in St. Petersburg.