Definition of Potoroinae
1. Noun. Rat kangaroos.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Family Macropodidae, Macropodidae
Member holonyms: Kangaroo Rat, Rat Kangaroo, Genus Potorous, Potorous, Bettongia, Genus Bettongia
Lexicographical Neighbors of Potoroinae
Literary usage of Potoroinae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Cambridge Natural History by Sidney Frederick Harmer, Arthur Everett Shipley (1902)
"... there is no canine. The bullae are swollen. There is but one species of the genus, L. fasciatus, a native of West Australia. Sub-Fam. 2. Potoroinae. ..."