- any of several small armadillos of the genera Chalmyphorus and Burmeisteria, of southern South America.
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No animal is better protected by nature from its enemies than the pichiciago, whose scientific name is chlamyphorus truncatus.The Human Side of Animals
Finally we have the pichiciago, or fairy armadillo, Chlamydophorus truncatus, typifying the subfamily Chlamydophorinae.