pen-tailed tree shrew


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Noun1.pen-tailed tree shrew - brown tree shrew having a naked tail bilaterally fringed with long stiff hairs on the distal thirdpen-tailed tree shrew - brown tree shrew having a naked tail bilaterally fringed with long stiff hairs on the distal third; of Malaysia
tree shrew - insectivorous arboreal mammal of southeast Asia that resembles a squirrel with large eyes and long sharp snout
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A Malaysian pen-tailed tree shrew might be one to consider.
Drinking more and talking less does not seem to be a problem for the Malaysian pen-tailed tree shrew. These tiny mammals about the size of small rats are, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the heaviest drinkers in the world.
Malaysian pen-tailed tree shrews are, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the heaviest drinkers in the world.