Sloth Hybrids

Family Bradypodidae



Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth
Bradypus variegatus

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To the author's knowledge, the following is the only information bearing on hybridization in this family:

Bradypus tridactylus [Pale-throated Three-toed Sloth]
× Bradypus variegatus [Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth] A parapatric contact zone, which is often a sign of ongoing hybridization, exists in Venezuela, but the author has not as yet encountered any explicit report of hybridization.

Bradypus variegatus [Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth] See: Bradypus tridactylus

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By the same author: Handbook of Avian Hybrids of the World, Oxford University Press (2006).

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