Definición de Scandentia en inglés:

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Scandentia

Pronunciación: /skanˈdɛnʃə/

plural sustantivo

Zoology
A small order of mammals which comprises the tree shrews.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Euarchontoglires is composed of the orders Primates, Rodentia, Lagomorpha (rabbits, hares, and pikas), Scandentia (tree shrews), and Dermoptera (flying lemurs).
  • Tree shrews and elephant shrews have also sometimes been placed in this order; now, however, they are now classified separately (orders Scandentia and Macroscelidea, respectively).
  • First, the superorder Archonta comprising Chiroptera, Dermoptera (flying lemurs), Primata, and Scandentia (tree shrews) is erroneous.

Origen

Modern Latin (plural), from Latin scandent- 'climbing', from the verb scandere.

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Saltos de línea: Scan|den¦tia

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