Phalangeridae

plural noun Phal·an·ger·i·dae \ ˌfalənˈjerəˌdē \

Definition of Phalangeridae

:a family of marsupial mammals (suborder Diprotodontia) consisting of the phalangers, the flying phalangers, the koala, and related forms

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Origin and Etymology of phalangeridae

New Latin, from Phalanger, type genus + -idae


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