Peramelidae

plural noun
Pera·​mel·​i·​dae | \ˌperəˈmeləˌdē\

Definition of Peramelidae 

: a family of marsupials consisting of the bandicoots

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History and Etymology for Peramelidae

New Latin, from Perameles, type genus (from Greek pēra pouch, bag + Latin meles marten, badger) + -idae

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