genus Thylacinus

noun
Tasmanian wolf
Syn: ↑Thylacinus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyuridae, ↑family Dasyurinae

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  • Thylacinus — Taxobox name = Thylacinids status = EX image width = 250px image caption = Thylacine ( Thylacinus cynocephalus ) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia infraclassis = Marsupialia ordo = Dasyuromorphia familia = †Thylacinidae genus …   Wikipedia

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

  • Thylacinus potens — Taxobox name = Thylacinus potens fossil range = Miocene (10 8 MYA) image width = 230px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia infraclassis = Marsupialia ordo = Dasyuromorphia familia = †Thylacinidae genus = † Thylacinus species =… …   Wikipedia

  • Thylacinus cynocephalus — noun rare doglike carnivorous marsupial of Tasmania having stripes on its back; probably extinct • Syn: ↑thylacine, ↑Tasmanian wolf, ↑Tasmanian tiger • Hypernyms: ↑dasyurid marsupial, ↑dasyurid • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thylacinus cynocephalus — Wolf Wolf, n.; pl. {Wolves}. [OE. wolf, wulf, AS. wulf; akin to OS. wulf, D. & G. wolf, Icel. [=u]lfr, Sw. ulf, Dan. ulv, Goth. wulfs, Lith. vilkas, Russ. volk , L. lupus, Gr. ly kos, Skr. v[.r]ka; also to Gr. e lkein to draw, drag, tear in… …   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

  • Thylacine — Tasmanian Tiger redirects here. For the cricket team, see Tasmanian Tigers. Thylacine[1] Temporal range: Early Pliocene to Holocene Thylacines in Washington D.C …   Wikipedia

  • Thylacinidae — Taxobox name = Thylacinids fossil range = Early Oligocene to Holocene image width = 250px image caption = Thylacine regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia infraclassis = Marsupialia ordo = Dasyuromorphia familia = †Thylacinidae… …   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

  • 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

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