Definition of Family tapiridae
1. Noun. Tapirs and extinct related forms.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Order Perissodactyla, Perissodactyla
Member holonyms: Genus Tapirus, Tapirus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Tapiridae
Literary usage of Family tapiridae
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1. Transactions of the American Dental Association at Its ... Annual Session by American Dental Association (1898)
"family tapiridae.—Tapirus arvensis, cast of palate and lower jaw, Tertiary, Auvergne, France. Tapirus bairdi (Tapir), Nicaragua. Sub-Order Artiodactyla. ..."
2. Outlines of zoology by John Arthur Thomson (1895)
"... i family tapiridae. In the TJ the mantis, but the third I pm' t. FIG. 256.—Side view of teeth exposed. (From EC and Art.) /', Parietal ; F, frontal ; n, ..."