genus Tragulus

noun
type genus of the Tragulidae
Syn: ↑Tragulus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Tragulidae, ↑family Tragulidae
Member Meronyms: ↑kanchil, ↑Tragulus kanchil, ↑napu, ↑Tragulus Javanicus

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  • Tragulus — Taxobox name = Tragulus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Tragulidae genus = Tragulus Tragulus is a genus of even toed ungulate in the Tragulidae family. It contains the following species: * Java …   Wikipedia

  • Tragulus — noun type genus of the Tragulidae • Syn: ↑genus Tragulus • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tragulidae, ↑family Tragulidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tragulus kanchil — kanchil kan chil, n. [Malay canch[=i]l.] (Zo[ o]l.) A small chevrotain of the genus {Tragulus}, esp. {Tragulus pygm[ae]us}, or {Tragulus kanchil}, inhabiting Java, Sumatra, and adjacent islands; a deerlet. It is noted for its agility and cunning …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tragulus pygmaeus — kanchil kan chil, n. [Malay canch[=i]l.] (Zo[ o]l.) A small chevrotain of the genus {Tragulus}, esp. {Tragulus pygm[ae]us}, or {Tragulus kanchil}, inhabiting Java, Sumatra, and adjacent islands; a deerlet. It is noted for its agility and cunning …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tragulus Javanicus — noun chevrotain somewhat larger than the kanchil; found in India and Malaya • Syn: ↑napu • Hypernyms: ↑chevrotain, ↑mouse deer • Member Holonyms: ↑Tragulus, ↑genus Tragulus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tragulus kanchil — noun small chevrotain of southeastern Asia • Syn: ↑kanchil • Hypernyms: ↑chevrotain, ↑mouse deer • Member Holonyms: ↑Tragulus, ↑genus Tragulus …   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

  • Chevrotain — kancil redirects here. For car, see Perodua Kancil. Not to be confused with deer mouse or Chevrotaine. Chevrotains Temporal range: Early Miocene–Recent …   Wikipedia

  • List of mammals in Malaysia — This is a list of the mammal species recorded in Malaysia. There are 313 mammal species in Malaysia, of which 6 are critically endangered, 17 are endangered, 28 are vulnerable, and 1 is near threatened. [This list is derived from the IUCN Red… …   Wikipedia

  • List of mammals in Thailand — This is a list of the mammal species recorded in Thailand. There are 264 mammal species in Thailand, of which 3 are critically endangered, 11 are endangered, 24 are vulnerable, and 2 are near threatened. 1 of the species listed for Thailand is… …   Wikipedia

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