Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

AMNH Subway Art #56

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This is a three-toed Bradypus species of sloth (but which one?)
as portrayed in tiles on the stairway of the NYC subway stop (A-B-C)
at 81st and Central Park West. (ISO, no zoom, no flash).

Image: GrrlScientist 2008. [wallpaper size].

Read more about the AMNH tile artworks and see the AMNH tile artworks photographic archives — with all the animals identified.


  1. #1 Michelle Crowbars
    February 29, 2008

    It’s harder to tell when you can’t count the toes!

  2. #2 Stephanie
    March 1, 2008

    Hi! I found your blog through nature blog. I really love it!

  3. #3 carel
    March 6, 2008

    It’s definitely a three-toed (Bradypus). Identifying the species is a bit harder.

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