genus Myrmecophaga

noun
type genus of the Myrmecophagidae; South American ant bear
Syn: ↑Myrmecophaga
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Myrmecophagidae, ↑family Myrmecophagidae
Member Meronyms: ↑ant bear, ↑giant anteater, ↑great anteater, ↑tamanoir, ↑Myrmecophaga jubata

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  • Myrmecophaga — prop. n. (Zool.) The type genus of the {Myrmecophagidae}; the South American ant bear. Syn: genus {Myrmecophaga}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Myrmecophaga — noun type genus of the Myrmecophagidae; South American ant bear • Syn: ↑genus Myrmecophaga • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Myrmecophagidae, ↑family Myrmecophagidae • …   Useful english dictionary

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