Galidia

noun Ga·lid·ia \gəˈlidēə\

Definition of Galidia

  1. :  a genus of Malagasy mongooses comprising a single species (G. elegans) distinguished by a black-ringed tail

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Origin and Etymology of galidia

New Latin, from Greek galideus young weasel (diminutive of galeē weasel) + New Latin -ia


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