Definition of Tapirus indicus
1. Noun. A tapir found in Malaya and Sumatra.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tapirus Indicus
Literary usage of Tapirus indicus
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1. A Text-book of Zoology by Thomas Jeffery Parker, William Aitcheson Haswell (1921)
"tapirus indicus, manus 526 1172. Equus caballus „ 526 1173. Sus scrofa „ 526 1174. Cervus elaphus 626 1175. Equus caballus, tarsus 527 1176. ..."
2. Aspects of Nature: In Different Lands and Different Climates; with by Alexander von Humboldt (1849)
"... American tapir has been found as it were repeated in that of Malacca (Tapirus indicus, Cuv.) Although the species of Cactus belong, generally speaking, ..."
3. Darwinism To-day: A Discussion of Present-day Scientific Criticism of the by Vernon Lyman Kellogg (1907)
"While Tapirus ameri- canus, like most mammals, drives the flies away from its eyes by throwing down the eyelids, tapirus indicus accomplishes the same thing ..."