Definition of Daubentonia

1. Noun. Type genus; coextensive with the family Daubentoniidae.

Exact synonyms: Genus Daubentonia
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Daubentoniidae, Family Daubentoniidae
Member holonyms: Aye-aye, Daubentonia Madagascariensis



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Daubentonia

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Datiwuy
Datong
Datril
Datura arborea
Datura poisoning
Datura sanguinea
Datura stramonium
Datura suaveolens
Daubenton
Daubenton's angle
Daubenton's line
Daubenton's plane
Daubentonia (current term)
Daubentonia madagascariensis
Daubentoniidae
Daucus
Daucus carota
Daucus carota sativa
Dauerschlaf
Daugava
Daugavpils
Daukes
Daumier
Dauphiny
Dauphiné
Daur
Davage

Literary usage of Daubentonia

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Memoirs by American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Southern California Academy of Sciences, New York Academy of Sciences (1855)
"On the latter account I provisionally place the species in Daubentonia ; although the calyx differs widely from the known species of that genus. ..."

2. Plant Life of Alabama: An Account of the Distribution, Modes of Association by Charles Theodore Mohr (1901)
"1807. WEST INDIES. Л fugitivo with ballast, Mobile. Observed once only in October; killed by frost before seeds ripened. Herb. Geol. Surv. Daubentonia DC. ..."

3. Lessons with Plants: Suggestions for Seeing and Interpreting Some of the by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1907)
"Four-sided and tardily-dehiscent legumes of daubentonia. that it is commonly ... Observe the honey locust, clover, peanut; also the daubentonia, in Fig. ..."

4. An Introduction to the Mammalian Dentition by Thomas Wingate Todd (1918)
"aye, Daubentonia madagascariensis (Fig. 38) a peculiar and little known creature ... Dentition of Aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis, Gmelin; 9.815-1). ..."

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