What do sloths mainly eat?

small vertebrates
insects
fruits
leaves
Sloths are clas­si­fied as fo­li­vores. Leaves, their main food source, provide very little energy or nu­tri­ents, and do not digest easily. Even as much as two-thirds of a well-fed sloth's body weight consists of the contents of its stomach.

Answers distribution

small vertebrates
insects
fruits
leaves
answers
flagVietnam
0%
0%
5%
94%
18
flagFinland
0%
4%
2%
93%
48
flagCzech Republic
0%
5%
10%
85%
20
flagthe United Arab Emirates
5%
2%
8%
83%
36
flagNorway
0%
9%
9%
81%
22
flagItaly
2%
4%
14%
80%
50
flagthe United Kingdom
1%
8%
10%
79%
326
flagthe Netherlands
3%
3%
14%
78%
57
flagthe United States
1%
9%
15%
73%
213
flagGermany
3%
8%
16%
71%
164
flagGreece
0%
14%
14%
71%
14
flagAustria
7%
15%
7%
69%
13
flagPoland
4%
12%
14%
68%
13386
flagFrance
0%
21%
14%
64%
28
flagCanada
5%
11%
17%
64%
17
flagUnknown
4%
15%
16%
63%
780
flagRepublic of Ireland
4%
16%
18%
62%
50
flagBelgium
0%
30%
7%
61%
13
flagSpain
0%
12%
28%
60%
25
flagIndia
2%
43%
16%
37%
37

Gender

men68%
women65%
small vertebrates
3%
4%
insects
12%
15%
fruits
15%
14%
leaves
68%
65%

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