genus Lagorchestes

noun
hare wallabies
Syn: ↑Lagorchestes
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Macropodidae, ↑family Macropodidae
Member Meronyms: ↑hare wallaby, ↑kangaroo hare

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  • Lagorchestes — prop. n. A mammal genus comprising the hare wallabies. Syn: genus {Lagorchestes}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lagorchestes — Taxobox name = LagorchestesMSW3 Groves|pages=62 63] fossil range = Recent [http://paleodb.org/cgi bin/bridge.pl?action=checkTaxonInfo taxon no=40152 is real user=1 The Paleobiology Database ] ] image caption = Eastern Hare wallaby regnum =… …   Wikipedia

  • Lagorchestes — noun hare wallabies • Syn: ↑genus Lagorchestes • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Macropodidae, ↑family Macropodidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lagorchestes Leporoides — Hare Hare, n. [AS. hara; akin to D. haas, G. hase, OHG. haso, Dan. & Sw. hare, Icel. h[=e]ri, Skr. [,c]a[,c]a. [root]226.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A rodent of the genus {Lepus}, having long hind legs, a short tail, and a divided upper lip.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mammal genus — noun a genus of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossus, ↑genus Tachyglossus, ↑Zaglossus, ↑genus Zaglossus, ↑Ornithorhynchus, ↑genus Ornithorhynchus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Macropod — Taxobox name = MacropodsMSW3 Groves|pages=58 70] fossil range=Late Oligocene Recent image width = 200px image caption = Red necked Wallaby regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia infraclassis = Marsupialia ordo = Diprotodontia… …   Wikipedia

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  • List of Australian monotremes and marsupials — Mammals are divided into two subclasses based on reproductive techniques: egg laying mammals (the monotremes), and live birth mammals. The second subclass is divided into two infraclasses: pouched mammals (the marsupials) and placental… …   Wikipedia

  • Wallaby — Taxobox name = Wallabies image caption = Red necked Wallaby regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia infraclassis = Marsupialia ordo = Diprotodontia subordo = Macropodiformes familia = Macropodidae familia authority = in partA… …   Wikipedia

  • List of prehistoric mammals — This is a list of articles dealing with animals that lived and went extinct during prehistoric times. It does not include species that existed then that still continue to exist into recorded history.ubclass PrototheriaInfraclass Yinotheria*Family …   Wikipedia

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