termite-eating anteater-like marsupial with white stripes

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Numbat — Conservation status Endangered (IUCN 3.1) …   Wikipedia

  • numbat — ● numbat nom masculin Synonyme de myrmécobie. ● numbat (synonymes) nom masculin Synonymes : myrmécobie …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • numbat — numbát s. m. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  NUMBÁT s. m. mamifer marsupial străvechi din Australia, asemănător cu veveriţa, având partea anterioară a corpului cu o blană galben roşiatică, care trece treptat în negru… …   Dicționar Român

  • numbat — [num′bat΄] n. any of a family (Myrmecobiidae) of small, timid Australian marsupials that have no pouch …   English World dictionary

  • numbat — /num bat/, n. See banded anteater. [1920 25; < Nyungar numbat] * * * ▪ marsupial also called  Banded Anteater        (Myrmecobius fasciatus), marsupial mammal of the family Dasyuridae (some authorities classify it as a family in its own right,… …   Universalium

  • Numbat — Ameisenbeutler Ameisenbeutler (Myrmecobius fasciatus) Systematik Unterklasse: Beutelsäuger (Metatheria) Überordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Numbat — Myrmecobius fasciatus Myrmécobie à bandes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • numbat — /ˈnʌmbæt / (say numbat) noun a small, slender, reddish brown, diurnal marsupial, Myrmecobius fasciatus, with a long, bushy tail, a pointed snout, and conspicuous white stripes across the back, found in certain areas of south western Australia;… …   Australian English dictionary

  • numbat — num•bat [[t]ˈnʌm bæt[/t]] n. mam a small, striped, ant eating Australian marsupial, Myrmecobius fasciatus, having a long snout and an extensile tongue • Etymology: 1920–25; < Nyungar numbat …   From formal English to slang

  • numbat — sterblinė skruzdėda statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Myrmecobius fasciatus angl. banded anteater; marsupial anteater; numbat vok. Ameisenbeutler rus. намбат; сумчатый муравьед pranc. fourmilier… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • numbat — noun A small marsupial carnivore endemic to western Australia that eats almost exclusively termites; Myrmecobius fasciatus. Formerly also known as banded anteater …   Wiktionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.