genus Paradoxurus

noun
palm civets
Syn: ↑Paradoxurus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Viverridae, ↑family Viverridae, ↑Viverrinae, ↑family Viverrinae
Member Meronyms: ↑palm cat, ↑palm civet

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  • Paradoxurus — Taxobox name = Paradoxurus MSW3 Wozencraft | pages = 550 551] regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Carnivora familia = Viverridae subfamilia = Paradoxurinae genus = Paradoxurus genus authority = F.Cuvier, 1821 subdivision …   Wikipedia

  • Paradoxurus — noun palm civets • Syn: ↑genus Paradoxurus • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Viverridae, ↑family Viverridae, ↑Viverrinae, ↑family Viverrinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Paradoxurus musang — Tree Tree (tr[=e]), n. [OE. tree, tre, treo, AS. tre[ o], tre[ o]w, tree, wood; akin to OFries. tr[=e], OS. treo, trio, Icel. tr[=e], Dan. tr[ae], Sw. tr[ a], tr[ a]d, Goth. triu, Russ. drevo, W. derw an oak, Ir. darag, darog, Gr. dry^s a tree,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Paradoxurus hermaphroditus — Paradoxure Par a*dox ure (p[a^]r [.a]*d[o^]ks [ u]r), n. [Gr. para doxos incredible, paradoxical + o yra tail. So called because its tail is unlike that of the other animals to which it was supposed to be related.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • List of placental mammals in Order Carnivora — The class Mammalia (the mammals) is divided into two subclasses based on reproductive techniques: egg laying mammals (the monotremes); and mammals which give live birth. The latter subclass is divided into two infraclasses: pouched mammals (the… …   Wikipedia

  • Viverridae — Taxobox name = ViverridaeMSW3 Wozencraft | pages = 548 559] image width = 200px image caption = Binturong regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Carnivora subordo = Feliformia familia = Viverridae familia authority = Gray,… …   Wikipedia

  • List of mammals in Sri Lanka — This is a list of the mammal species recorded in Sri Lanka. There are 113 mammal species in Sri Lanka, of which 1 is critically endangered, 10 are endangered, 10 are vulnerable, and 3 are near threatened. [This list is derived from the IUCN Red… …   Wikipedia

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