Dasypus novemcinctus et. al. Found in warm, dry climates, these armored critters are about 3-4 ft long, stand a foot tall, and move suprisingly quickly by hopping on all fours, much like the Easter Bunny is reputed to do. They are found in Argentina, Panama, Arkansas, and Rural Highways. There are around 14 known variaties. They eat mostly bugs, but are omnivorous.