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Baird's tapir
(Central American tapir)
Tapirus bairdii
(Syn.: Tapirella bairdii)
(Syn.: Tapirus dowi)
(GILL, 1865)

Photo by: F. Spangenberg
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:00
Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E. / Mittermeier, Russell A. HANDBOOK OF THE MAMMALS OF THE WORLD; Vol. 2 - Hoofed Mammals, 2011
Head-Torso-Length:180 - 230 cm
Tail length:10 - 13 cm
Weight:250 - 350 kg
IUCN status:EN (Endangered)

Current Holdings
European Union
  Germany (2 Holding(s)):
  • Cottbus (Tierpark) 
  • Wuppertal (Zoologischer Garten) 
    Number: 2
    Non-EU and other EAZA countries