I've just learned that one of the reasons why the Giant Armadillo is an endagered species is that people kill it for the meat.
I realize that this is not a sentence one often types or utters. Pandas are endangered, but we talk about them because they are cute and cuddly. These are not words I often use when discussing armadillos... not that it's a topic I often discuss anyway.
Here's the bit about this information that I still cannot figure out; who would ever look at an armadillo and think, "oh, lunch!"