Tamandua tetradactyla, Tamandua

Leeds Museums & Galleries

Leeds Museums & Galleries
United Kingdom

Tamanduas are a type of anteater, and mainly eat ants and termites. They are good climbers and have partially prehensile tails which help them move around in the trees. Their claws help them open ant and termite nests in the trees, and they use their long tongues to eat their prey.


  • Title: Tamandua tetradactyla, Tamandua
  • Subject Keywords: Mammal
  • Type: Mammal

Get the app

Explore museums and play with Art Transfer, Pocket Galleries, Art Selfie, and more


Google apps