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Sloths

Two sloth species occur in Suriname. The two-toed sloth (Choloepus didactylus) and three-toed sloth (Bradypus tridactylus). 

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Adult two-toed sloth in a tree in a garden in the city. 

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Adult three-toed sloth just released is enjoying the sun.

Interesting sloth links:

Difference between two-fingered and three-fingered sloths

Smithsonian Sloth facts