Tragulidae


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Related to Tragulidae: mouse deer
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Noun1.Tragulidae - chevrotains
mammal family - a family of mammals
Ruminantia, suborder Ruminantia - cattle; bison; sheep; goats; antelopes; deer; chevrotains; giraffes; camels
chevrotain, mouse deer - very small hornless deer-like ruminant of tropical Asia and west Africa
genus Tragulus, Tragulus - type genus of the Tragulidae
genus Hyemoschus, Hyemoschus - water chevrotains
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Dorcatherium (Mammalia: Tragulidae) from lower Siwaliks of Dhok Bun Amir Khatoon, Punjab, Pakistan.
Two Tragulidae, the Greater and Lesser mousedeer co-exist in forest on mainland Borneo, and the islands of Sebuko, Laut, Karimata and larger Natunas; but the genus Tragulus is represented on Banggi and Balambangan Is, Sabah, by a single species of intermediate size, the identity of which is uncertain.
(2015): First African record of the Miocene Asian Mouse-deer Siamotragulus (Mammalia, Ruminantia, Tragulidae): implications for the phylogeny and evolutionary history of the advanced selenodont tragulids.
Mouse deer also known as chevrotain are small ungulates that belong to the family Tragulidae found in forests of South and Southeast Asia.
Tragulina e representado por uma unica familia vivente: Tragulidae (com tres generos de tragulos ou cervos-camundongo (mouse-deer).
Of these 65 clades, we eliminated 33 because their members had large body size or were primates (Loridae, Galagonidae, Cercopithecinae, Colobinae, Hominidae, Canidae, Acinonychinae, Felinae, Pantherinae, Herpestinae, Hyaeninae, Protelinae, Lutrinae, Mellivorinac, Mustelinae, Nandinimae, Viverrinae, Elephantidae, Rhinocerotidae, Orycteropodidae, Aepycerotinae, Alcelaphinae, Antilopinae, Bovinae, Cephalophinae, Hippotraginae, Reduncinae, Phacochoerinae, Suinae, Hippopotamidae, Tragulidae, Giraffidae, Manidae).
(In computing reduced major axes for R' and Cm', the group of 31 was supplemented with 5 additional families: the Tragulidae, Antilocapridae, Cervidae, Bovidae, and Sciuridae.
Dorcatherium (Mammalia, Tragulidae) from Lower Siwaliks of Dhok Bun Amir Khatoon, Punjab, Pakistan.
The fauna mainly consists of Artiodactyla (Cervidae, Tragulidae, Giraffidae, Suidae), Perissodactyla (Equidae, Rhinocerotidae), Proboscidea and Primates (Khan et al., 2013).
Tragulids (Artiodactyla, Ruminantia, Tragulidae) from the Middle Siwaliks of Hasnot (Late Miocene), Pakistan.