dunnart

mouse-like marsupial with pointed snout

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • dunnart — /dunˈärt/ noun A marsupial mouse of Australia and Papua New Guinea (genus Sminthopsis) ORIGIN: From an Aboriginal language …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dunnart — Dunnarts[1] Sminthopsis leucopus Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • dunnart — geltonkojė plačiapėdė sterbliapelė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Antechinus flavipes angl. broad footed marsupial mouse; dunnart; yellow footed antechinus; marsupial mouse vok.… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Dunnart — Schmalfuß Beutelmäuse Dickschwänzige Schmalfußbeutelmaus (Sminthopsis crassicaudata) nach Gould Systematik …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • dunnart — noun Any of various small marsupials, of the genus Sminthopsis, similar to mice …   Wiktionary

  • dunnart — n. mouse like furry marsupial with a pointed snout and conspicuous eyes that feeds on insects (found in Australia and New Guinea) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dunnart — [ dʌnα:t] noun a mouse like insectivorous marsupial with a pointed snout, found in Australia and New Guinea. [Sminthopsis murina and related species.] Origin 1920s: from Nyungar danart …   English new terms dictionary

  • dunnart — /ˈdʌnat / (say dunaht) noun any of the narrow footed carnivorous dasyurids of genus Sminthopsis, being a small nocturnal marsupial resembling a mouse and feeding on small insects, ground dwelling invertebrates and even small lizards. {Australian… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Dunnart Ooldea — Sminthopsis ooldea …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dunnart à joues rouges — Dunnart à joues rouges …   Wikipédia en Français

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