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Definition of the noun phalangeridae
What does phalangeridae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- phalangers; koalas
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Phalangeridae: family Phalangeridae
- more generic term: mammal family = a family of mammals
- member of: Marsupialia / order Marsupialia = coextensive with the subclass Metatheria
- phalanger / opossum / possum = small furry Australian arboreal marsupials having long usually prehensile tails
- genus Phalanger = type genus of the family Phalangeridae: cuscuses
- genus Trichosurus / Trichosurus = a genus of Phalangeridae
- genus Petaurus / Petaurus = a genus of Phalangeridae
- genus Acrobates / Acrobates = a genus of Phalangeridae
- genus Phascolarctos / Phascolarctos = koalas
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Phalangeridae
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by Murray Wrobel
Phalanger carmelitae Diprotodontia - Phalangeridae e Mountain Cuscus d Bergkuskus Phalanger celebensis syn. Strigocuscus celebensis q.v. 5225 Phalanger gymnotis Diprotodontia - Phalangeridae e Ground ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
A superfamily that comprises the families *Pseudocheiridae, *Petauridae, *Phalangeridae (koala, possums, ...
Word Parts Dictionary (2000)
Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan
marsupial mammal (phalanger, Phalangeridae) 3. tracheate spider (Phalangidea, phalangidean) ...
Encyclopedia of Neuroscience (2009)
Volume One by Larry R. Squire
Possums Phalangeridae Placentals 63 Paucituberculata Burramyidae Cuscuses Brushtail Possums Marsupials Monotremes Mammals ...
by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton
class Mammalia order Marsupialia FAMILY Phalangeridae genus and species Trichosurus vulpecul, nhemensis, T. caninus T. arnh ALTERNATIVE NAMES Vulpine possum; foxlike possum WEIGHT 3-11 lb. (1.3-5 kg) LENGTH Head and body: ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1919)
A Library of Universal Knowledge
of the family Phalangeridae , found chiefly in the interior of New South Wales, and known to the colonists as "native bear." It is about two feet long, and has a heavy, depressed, ...
Encyclopedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
By means of the little musk-kangaroo, the cuscuses and phalangers constituting the family Phalangeridae, are so closely connected with the kangaroos, or Macrapodidae, that in the opinion of some naturalists they ought all to be included in a ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
O Family Phalangeridae: several ...
Encyclopedia of Prehistory (2001)
Volume 3: East Asia and Oceania by Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember
Small marsupials also existed in Sulawesi and perhaps the Moluccas ( Phalangeridae). The availability of naive faunas of large game in Sulawesi and the Lesser Sundas might have been one factor inducing human colonization onward ...
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