family Tayassuidae


family Tayassuidae
noun
peccaries
Syn: ↑Tayassuidae
Hypernyms: ↑mammal family
Member Holonyms: ↑Artiodactyla, ↑order Artiodactyla
Member Meronyms: ↑Tayassu, ↑genus Tayassu, ↑genus Pecari

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