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Related to Hyemoschus: chevrotain, Hyemoschus aquaticus
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Noun1.Hyemoschus - water chevrotainsHyemoschus - water chevrotains      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Hyemoschus aquaticus, water chevrotain, water deer - largest chevrotain; of marshy areas of west Africa
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Un apercu sur l'ecologie du chevrotain africain Hyemoschus aquaticus Ogilby, Artiodactyle Tragulide.
Atherurus africanus, Tragelaphus spekei, Hyemoschus aquaticus, Neotragus batesi, Aonyx capensis, Manis tricuspis, Uromanis tetradactyla) or Schedule II (i.
There are exceptions, of course: for example, Hyemoschus (like other Tragulids) has some unique derived features in the areas of the postorbital bar and the auditory bullae (Janis 1984).