genus Trichosurus

noun
a genus of Phalangeridae
Syn: ↑Trichosurus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Phalangeridae, ↑family Phalangeridae
Member Meronyms: ↑brush-tailed phalanger, ↑Trichosurus vulpecula

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