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Related to Tachyglossus: Zaglossus
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Noun1.Tachyglossus - type genus of the family TachyglossidaeTachyglossus - type genus of the family Tachyglossidae
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
echidna, spiny anteater, anteater - a burrowing monotreme mammal covered with spines and having a long snout and claws for hunting ants and termites; native to Australia
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Eastern Grey Kangaroo Macropus giganteus and Short-beaked Echidna Tachyglossus aculeatus were the only native mammals recorded.
La caracterizacion neuroanatomica y embriologica de mesencefalos de mamiferos generalizados como el ornitorrinco (Monotremata: Ornithorhynchidae: Ornithorhyncus) o el equidna (Monotremata: Tachyglossidae: Tachyglossus y Zaglossus), y de mamiferos nocturnos derivados como los murcielago (Chiroptera) podria brindar mas datos sobre las caracteristicas ontogenicas y filogeneticas de este nucleo, si existe.
Pygmy possum 2 <1% Tachyglossus aculeatus Echidna 9 2% Bettongia lesueur Bettong (boodie) 3 <1% Antechinus sp.