Northern tamanduas use their sense of smell extensively to find food. Like most mammals, they probably also use chemical cues in communication.
Communication Channels: chemical
Perception Channels: visual ; acoustic
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Behavior"
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Tanya Dewey, Animal Diversity Web, University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
Andria Harrold, Bethel College
Harrold, A. 2007. "Tamandua mexicana" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Tamandua_mexicana.html
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