Tapirus indicus


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Noun1.Tapirus indicus - a tapir found in Malaya and SumatraTapirus indicus - a tapir found in Malaya and Sumatra
tapir - large inoffensive chiefly nocturnal ungulate of tropical America and southeast Asia having a heavy body and fleshy snout
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For cultural reasons it is not hunted and has a similar digestive system to that of elephants and rhinoceroses: the Asian tapir (Tapirus indicus).
Central and South America are home to three tapir species while Southeast Asia is home to one, the Malayan tapir (Tapirus indicus).
gaurus) and the water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis); the Indian elephant, (Elephas maximus); the tapir (Tapirus indicus); four of the five known species of deer from Thailand; and the mouse deer (Tragulus javanicus).