Tupaiid

Related to Tupaiid: Tupaiidae

Tu`pai´id


n.1.(Zool.) Any one of several species of East Indian and Asiatic insectivores of the family Tupaiidæ, somewhat resembling squirrels in size and arboreal habits. The nose is long and pointed.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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A preliminary qualitative analysis of the axial skeleton of tupaiids (Mammalia, Scandentia): functional morphology and phylogenetic implications.
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