genus Daubentonia

type genus; coextensive with the family Daubentoniidae
Syn: ↑Daubentonia
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Daubentoniidae, ↑family Daubentoniidae
Member Meronyms: ↑aye-aye, ↑Daubentonia madagascariensis

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