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    • Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth
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    • Choloepus hoffmanni
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    • Unau D'Hoffmann

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

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peterdesmet

Date

December 9, 2016 06:46 PM CST

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

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mbermudez

Date

April 13, 2014 02:22 PM PDT

Description

Sloth hanging out taking a nap.

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

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qgroom

Date

December 3, 2016 11:49 PM CET

Description

The two claws were clearly visible

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

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alcedo77

Date

November 21, 2016 03:12 PM EST

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

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snapdragyn

Date

June 9, 2011

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

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snapdragyn

Date

June 14, 2011

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

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andyjones

Date

March 9, 2016 07:39 AM EST

Place

Panama (Google, OSM)

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

Observer

kjhurme

Date

October 19, 2016 08:06 AM COT

Description

Hanging from an electric wire. Seemed dead, didn't move, stiff to the touch, but was gone a whole later. Very confusing. But great to know there are mammals around!

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

Observer

cypseloides

Date

March 10, 2009 01:51 PM CDT

Description

Photo taken at La Selva Biological Station, Costa Rica

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

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eirikralexandros

Date

January 31, 2014 08:37 AM EST

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

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cypseloides

Date

March 10, 2009 01:51 PM PDT

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Hoffmann's Two-toed Sloth Choloepus hoffmanni

Observer

jonyboy20

Date

February 17, 2016 09:57 AM EST
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Description from Wikipedia

Hoffmann's two-toed sloth (Choloepus hoffmanni) is a species of sloths from Central and South America. It is a solitary, nocturnal, and arboreal animal, found in mature and secondary rainforests and deciduous forests. The common name commemorates the German naturalist Karl Hoffmann.

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