Definition of Family phalangeridae
1. Noun. Phalangers; koalas.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Marsupialia, Order Marsupialia
Member holonyms: Opossum, Phalanger, Possum, Genus Phalanger, Genus Trichosurus, Trichosurus, Genus Petaurus, Petaurus, Acrobates, Genus Acrobates, Genus Phascolarctos, Phascolarctos
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Literary usage of Family phalangeridae
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1. Transactions of the American Dental Association at Its ... Annual Session by American Dental Association (1898)
"Diprotodon australis, Quaternary, Darling Downs, Australia, cast of skull. Macropus giganteus (Giant Kangaroo), Australia. family phalangeridae. ..."
2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"... of which the distinctive features, as well as those of the family Phalangeridae, are referred to under MARSUPIALIA. To some extent intermediate in ..."