genus Myrmecobius


genus Myrmecobius
noun
banded anteater
Syn: ↑Myrmecobius
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyurinae
Member Meronyms: ↑numbat, ↑banded anteater, ↑anteater, ↑Myrmecobius fasciatus

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  • Myrmecobius — noun banded anteater • Syn: ↑genus Myrmecobius • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyurinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myrmecobius fasciatus — noun small Australian marsupial having long snout and strong claws for feeding on termites; nearly extinct • Syn: ↑numbat, ↑banded anteater, ↑anteater • Hypernyms: ↑dasyurid marsupial, ↑dasyurid • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • banded anteater — noun small Australian marsupial having long snout and strong claws for feeding on termites; nearly extinct • Syn: ↑numbat, ↑anteater, ↑Myrmecobius fasciatus • Hypernyms: ↑dasyurid marsupial, ↑dasyurid • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dasyuridae — noun dasyures; native cats; pouched mice; banded anteaters; Tasmanian devils • Syn: ↑family Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyurinae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Marsupialia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Dasyuridae — noun dasyures; native cats; pouched mice; banded anteaters; Tasmanian devils • Syn: ↑Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyurinae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Marsupialia, ↑order Marsup …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Dasyurinae — noun dasyures; native cats; pouched mice; banded anteaters; Tasmanian devils • Syn: ↑Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyuridae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Marsupialia, ↑order Marsup …   Useful english dictionary

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