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Noun1.Edentata - order of mammals having few or no teeth including: New World anteatersEdentata - order of mammals having few or no teeth including: New World anteaters; sloths; armadillos
animal order - the order of animals
Eutheria, subclass Eutheria - all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
edentate - primitive terrestrial mammal with few if any teeth; of tropical Central America and South America
suborder Xenarthra, Xenarthra - armadillos; American anteaters; sloths
family Mylodontidae, Mylodontidae - extinct South American edentates
References in classic literature ?
South America is characterized by possessing many peculiar gnawers, a family of monkeys, the llama, peccari, tapir, opossums, and, especially, several genera of Edentata, the order which includes the sloths, ant-eaters, and armadilloes.
Cetacea (whales) and Edentata (armadilloes, scaly ant-eaters, &c.), that these are likewise the most abnormal in their teeth.
In the Philippines, multiple species of Cycas were identified to be present such as Cycas edentata. There have been different studies on the various medicinal use of Cycas sp.
8.00 1.00 Euaspis 12.00 1.00 edentata Megachilidae Lithurgus 7.00 1.00 atratus Megachile 12.67 2.08 lanata Megachile 4.33 0.58 vigilans Chrysididae Chrysis oculata 4.33 0.58 Stilbum 10.00 1.00 cyanurum splendidum Antepipona sp.
The species of Tamandua Gray (Edentata, Myrmecophagidae).
Helicostomella edentata (FaurACopyright-Framiet 1924)