Definition of Family dasyuridae
1. Noun. Dasyures; native cats; pouched mice; banded anteaters; Tasmanian devils.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Marsupialia, Order Marsupialia
Member holonyms: Dasyurid, Dasyurid Marsupial, Dasyurus, Genus Dasyurus, Genus Thylacinus, Thylacinus, Genus Sarcophilus, Sarcophilus, Genus Phascogale, Phascogale, Genus Myrmecobius, Myrmecobius
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Dasyuridae
Literary usage of Family dasyuridae
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1. The Encyclopedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"... writings of Dass were edited (3 vols., Christiania, 1873-1877) by Dr AE Eriksen. PASTURE, a bookname for any member of the zoological family Dasyuridae. ..."
2. The Origin and Evolution of the Human Dentition by William King Gregory (1922)
"... probably of the family Dasyuridae, also gave rise to an otherwise unknown line culminating in the highly aberrant ..."