genus Sarcophilus

noun
Tasmanian devil
Syn: ↑Sarcophilus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyurinae
Member Meronyms: ↑Tasmanian devil, ↑ursine dasyure, ↑Sarcophilus hariisi

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  • Sarcophilus — Taxobox name = Sarcophilus image width = 250px image caption = The Tasmanian Devil is the only living species from Sarcophilus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia infraclassis = Marsupialia ordo = Dasyuromorphia familia =… …   Wikipedia

  • Sarcophilus — noun Tasmanian devil • Syn: ↑genus Sarcophilus • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyurinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sarcophilus hariisi — noun small ferocious carnivorous marsupial having a mostly black coat and long tail • Syn: ↑Tasmanian devil, ↑ursine dasyure • Hypernyms: ↑dasyurid marsupial, ↑dasyurid • Member Holonyms: ↑Sarcophilus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • Tasmanian Devil — Taxobox name = Tasmanian DevilMSW3 Groves|pages=28] status = EN status system = iucn3.1 status ref = Department of Environment and Heritage. [http://www.deh.gov.au/cgi bin/sprat/public/publicthreatenedlist.pl?wanted=fauna#frogs%20that%20are%20Exti… …   Wikipedia

  • Dasyurini — Tiger Quoll Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Dasyuridae — Dasyurids[1] Tiger Quoll Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • List of monotremes and marsupials — 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

  • 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

  • Dasyuridae — noun dasyures; native cats; pouched mice; banded anteaters; Tasmanian devils • Syn: ↑family Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyurinae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Marsupialia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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