Tarsipes

noun
Tar·​si·​pes | \ ˈtärsəˌpēz \

Definition of Tarsipes

: a genus of marsupial mammals (family Phalangeridae) consisting of the honey possum

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History and Etymology for Tarsipes

New Latin Tarsiped-, Tarsipes, from tarsus + Latin ped-, pes foot

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“Tarsipes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tarsipes. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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