Extinct Giant Sloth Mylodon Not a Vegetarian

Today, all six living sloth species are relatively small plant-eating tree-dwellers. But a new study suggests that Mylodon—a giant ground sloth that lived in South America until about 10,000 to 12,000 years ago—was not a strict vegetarian, at times eating meat or other animal protein in addition to plants.

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