AFRICAN PANGOLINS: SPECIES SUMMARIES

Odoo - Sample 1 for three columns

Black Bellied Tree Pangolin (Phataginus tetradactyla)

The only pangolin species with black skin; front and back claws similar in size and shape; longest tail of all pangolin species; tail can be twice as long as body; fully prehensile tail.

Odoo - Sample 3 for three columns

Giant Ground Pangolin (Smutsia gigantea)

Largest of all eight pangolin species; snout is noticeably long; claws on front feet, toenails on hind feet; partially prehensile tail.

Odoo - Sample 3 for three columns

Ground Pangolin (Smutsia temminckii)

Second largest of all pangolin species; claws on front feet, toenails on hind feet; partially prehensile tail.

Odoo - Sample 3 for three columns

White Bellied Tree Pangolin (Phataginus tricuspis)

Distinct three-pointed scales; front and back claws similar in size and shape; longer tail than all other pangolin species, except Black Bellied; fully prehensile tail.