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pangolin

scaly anteater, of the genus Manis and the order Pholidota; covered with overlapping scales like roof tiles. Plantigrade, often arboreal and adapted for destroying anthills and eating the termites or ants that are exposed.
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DFO wildlife Khan Malook told this correspondent that pangolin was among the extinct species and under the law it had been protected.
According to Save Pangolin, an international organization working
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Tribological characteristics of pangolin scales in dry sliding[J].
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