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Definition of the noun mammalia

What does mammalia mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. warm-blooded vertebrates characterized by mammary glands in the female

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  1. "Mammalia" is a book by H. A. Goodwin.
    • subject: Mammal
  2. "Mammalia" a.k.a. "Introduction to mammalia" is a book by Charles Hamilton Smith.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Mammalia

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Google previewInvertibrate Zoology (2001)

by P.S.Verma

Mammalia is the name of taxon not of category. TAXONOMIC CATEGORIES Species. Species is the most important category in the taxonomic hierarchy. It is the basic unit in taxonomy and also in evolution. Its definition has long been one of ...

Google previewKey to North American Birds (1892)

Containing a Concise Account of Every Species of Living and Fossil Bird at Present Known from the Continent North of the Mexican and United States Boundary, Inclusive of Greenland and Lower California by Elliott Coues

class Mammalia is a statement of a law of correlation, or coexistence, of animal structures, from which the most important conclusions aro deducible." (Introd. to Classif. of Animals, 8vo, London, 1869, pp. 2, 3.) But broad as such laws of ...

Google previewTeeth: A Very Short Introduction (2014)

by Peter S. Ungar

Mammalia is an amazingly successful and diverse biological class. From the bumblebee bat, lighter than the smallest coin in your pocket, to the behemoth blue whale, as heavy as a Boeing 747 airliner, mammals burrow, swim, crawl, hop, run, ...

Google previewFrameworks for Dating Fossil Man (1964)

by Kenneth Page Oakley

Probably the main limitation to correlating deposits across the world by means of mammalia is the fact that some forms do not migrate far, and that even the most widespread species fail to cross certain boundaries. The species or subgenera ...

Google previewOn the Anatomy of Vertebrates (2011)

by Richard Owen

hair-clad, viviparous, and suckles the young, whence it is called Mammalia — Mammals. §7. Genetic and thermal distz'nctions.——The broad and wellmarked characters afforded by the respiratory system will probably give permanence to ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of Natural History

It is a somewhat curious deficiency in the English language that it has no word of its own that will include all the animals forming the class known to zoologists as the Mammalia. It is true that the term Beasts properly belongs to the great ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Mammalia.-The sclerotic coat of the eye in some of the mammalia, is not, as in man, of equal strength throughout. This structure influences the internal changes of the eye; and in some instances enables the animal to see ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Britannica: Or, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature; Enlarged and Improved. Vol. 1. [- 20.] (1823)

MAN, MAMMALIA,BIRDs, FISHEs, REPTILES. C. which have the muscles covered by the skeleton. PERFECT INSECTs, CRUSTACEA. 3. SENSATION. A. Animals which have a brain and nerves readily distinguished from the spinal marrow.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1817)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature ...

MAN, MAMMALIA, BIRDs, FISHEs, REPtiles. which have the muscles covered by the skeleton. PERFECT INSECTs, CRUSTACEA. 3. SENSATION. A. Animals which have a brain and nerves readily distinguished from the spinal marrow. MAN ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science, Literature, and Art (1853)

Comprising the History, Description, and Scientific Principles of Every Branch of Human Knowledge : with the Derivation and Definition of All the Terms in General Use by William Thomas Brande

MAMMALIA. Ruminaats with horns, that are Persistent, as in the 0:, Sheep, Goat; or Deciduous, as in the Stag. Quadrisulcate, as the Rhinoceros, Hippopotamus With digits adhering together, and covered with a common integument, so that the ...

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Small photo of Snow monkeys in a natural onsen (hot spring), located in Jigokudani Park, Yudanaka. Nagano, Japan. Mammalia / Primates / Cercopithecidae / Macaca / Macaca fuscataSmall photo of Snow monkeys in a natural onsen (hot spring), located in Jigokudani Park, Yudanaka. Nagano, Japan. Mammalia / Primates / Cercopithecidae / Macaca / Macaca fuscataSmall photo of Snow monkeys in a natural onsen (hot spring), located in Jigokudani Park, Yudanaka. Nagano, Japan. Mammalia / Primates / Cercopithecidae / Macaca / Macaca fuscataSmall photo of Snow monkeys in a natural onsen (hot spring), located in Jigokudani Park, Yudanaka. Nagano, Japan. Mammalia / Primates / Cercopithecidae / Macaca / Macaca fuscataSmall photo of Snow monkeys in a natural onsen (hot spring), located in Jigokudani Park, Yudanaka. Nagano, Japan. Mammalia / Primates / Cercopithecidae / Macaca / Macaca fuscataSmall photo of white-handed gibbon is primates in mammalia ,mostly it catch branch on the tree in dry deciduous forestSmall photo of Snow monkeys in a natural onsen (hot spring), located in Jigokudani Park, Yudanaka. Nagano, Japan. Mammalia / Primates / Cercopithecidae / Macaca / Macaca fuscata More...

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