Potorous

noun
potoroos
Syn: ↑genus Potorous
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Potoroinae, ↑subfamily Potoroinae
Member Meronyms: ↑potoroo

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\\ˌpäd.əˈrōəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from potoroo (native name in New South Wales)
: a genus of marsupial mammals comprising the common Australian rat kangaroos

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  • Potorous — Kaninchenkängurus Potorous tridactylus, Illustration von John Gould Systematik Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Potorous — potorai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis apibrėžtis Gentyje 3 rūšys. Paplitimo arealas – P. R. Australija, Tasmanija. atitikmenys: lot. Potorous angl. long nosed rat kangaroos; potoroos vok. Kaninchenkänguruhs rus.… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

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  • Potorous longipes — Potoroo à longs pieds …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Potorous platyops — Potorous platyops …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Potorous tridactylus — Potoroo à long nez …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Potorous gilberti — Potorous gilbertii Potoroo de Gilbert …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Potorous gilbertii — Potoroo de Gilbert …   Wikipédia en Français

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