Mammalia


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Noun1.Mammalia - warm-blooded vertebrates characterized by mammary glands in the femaleMammalia - warm-blooded vertebrates characterized by mammary glands in the female
young mammal - any immature mammal
Craniata, subphylum Craniata, subphylum Vertebrata, Vertebrata - fishes; amphibians; reptiles; birds; mammals
mammal, mammalian - any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk
Prototheria, subclass Prototheria - echidnas; platypus
Pantotheria, subclass Pantotheria - generalized extinct mammals widespread during the Jurassic; commonly conceded to be ancestral to marsupial and placental mammals
Metatheria, subclass Metatheria - pouched animals
Eutheria, subclass Eutheria - all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
Ungulata - in former classifications a major division of Mammalia comprising all hoofed mammals; now divided into the orders Perissodactyla (odd-toed ungulates) and Artiodactyla (even-toed ungulates)
Unguiculata - in former classifications a major division of Mammalia comprising mammals with nails or claws; distinguished from hoofed mammals and cetaceans
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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The Zoology of the Voyage of the Beagle includes an account of the Fossil Mammalia, by Professor Owen; of the Living Mammalia, by Mr.
With respect to this latter case of correlation, I think it can hardly be accidental, that if we pick out the two orders of mammalia which are most abnormal in their dermal coverings, viz.
The gigantic stature, the prodigious strength and activity, the wild ferocity, and the imitative propensities of these mammalia are sufficiently well known to all.
New fossils of Suidae (Mammalia: Artiodactyla) from the Hasnot Late Miocene, northern Pakistan.
Variation in the mandible shape in Thrichomys apereoides (Mammalia: Rodentia): Geometric analysis of a complex morphological structure.
They cover species concepts and species delimitation in mammals; chromosomes and speciation in mammals; taxonomy, trees, and truth in historical mammalogy; mammalian embryology and organogenesis; non-mammalian synapsids: the deep roots of the mammalian family tree; Mesozoic mammals: early mammalian diversity and eco-morphological adaptations; diversity and relationships within crown Mammalia; and mammal extinction risk and conservation: patterns, threats and management.
Through our literature review, we found 572 unique scientific records of individuals displaying leucism among the chordate classes Chondrichthyes, Actinopterygii, Amphibia, Reptilia, Aves, and Mammalia (Fig.
He belongs to class Mammalia, phylum Chordata, the highest rank in the animal kingdom.
2005: Phylogeographic footprints of the Strait of Gibraltar and Quaternary climatic fluctuations in the western Mediterranean: a case study with the greater white-toothed shrew Crocidura russula (Mammalia: Soricidae).
The study titled, "A long-forgotten 'dinosaur' bone from a museum cabinet, uncovered to be a Japan's iconic extinct mammal, Paleoparadoxia (Desmostylia, Mammalia)," was published July 25 in (http://rsos.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/5/7/172441) Royal Society Open Science.
(Mammalia, Astrapotheria) and associated material in a new fossil locality in the Lower Valley of Magdalena, Zapatosa wetlands, Cesar, Colombia