Ailurus

noun
lesser pandas
Syn: ↑genus Ailurus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Procyonidae, ↑family Procyonidae
Member Meronyms: ↑lesser panda, ↑red panda, ↑panda, ↑bear cat, ↑cat bear, ↑Ailurus fulgens

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\\-rəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek ailouros cat
: a genus of mammals (family Procyonidae) comprising the panda and formerly regarded as the type of a separate family

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  • Ailurus — n. 1. 1 a genus comprising the lesser pandas. Syn: genus {Ailurus}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ailūrus — Ailūrus, der Panda, s. Bär …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Ailurus — Petit panda Pour les articles homonymes, voir Panda (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ailurus — mažosios pandos statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis apibrėžtis Gentyje 1 rūšis. Paplitimo arealas – Kinija, Birma, Indija, Nepalas. atitikmenys: lot. Ailurus angl. Himalayan racoons; lesser pandas; red cat bears; red… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Ailurus — …   Википедия

  • ailurus — ai·lu·rus …   English syllables

  • Ailurus fulgens — Petit panda Pour les articles homonymes, voir Panda (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ailurus fulgens —   Panda rojo …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ailurus fulgens — Kleiner Panda Kleiner Panda (Ailurus fulgens) Systematik Überordnung: Laurasiatheria …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ailurus fulgens — noun reddish brown Old World raccoon like carnivore; in some classifications considered unrelated to the giant pandas • Syn: ↑lesser panda, ↑red panda, ↑panda, ↑bear cat, ↑cat bear • Hypernyms: ↑procyonid …   Useful english dictionary

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