Definition of Tarsiidae
1. Noun. Coextensive with the genus Tarsius: tarsiers.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Suborder Tarsioidea, Tarsioidea
Member holonyms: Genus Tarsius, Tarsius
Medical Definition of Tarsiidae
1. A family of the haplorhini suborder of primates, consisting of one genus, tarsius, that inhabits southern sumatra, borneo, sulawesi, and the philippines. (12 Dec 1998)
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tarsiidae
Literary usage of Tarsiidae
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1. The Origin and Evolution of the Human Dentition by William King Gregory (1922)
"... Tarsiidae), or by budding from the main internal cusp, ... with the more advanced skull characters of the Tarsiidae. ..."