Definition of Ferret badger
1. Noun. Small ferret-like badger of southeast Asia.
Group relationships: Genus Melogale, Melogale
Lexicographical Neighbors of Ferret Badger
Literary usage of Ferret badger
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"... but can also climb trees. They feed on small mammals, birds, reptiles and insects, and are partial to honey. In the Indo-Malay ferret-badger, ..."
2. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1904)
"Among the carnivores, grizzly and black bears, the puma, wildcat, wolverine, otter, marten, fisher, long- tailed weasel, black-footed ferret, badger, ..."
3. The Zoological Record ...: Being Records of Zoological Literature by Zoological Record Association (London, England), Zoological Society of London (1906)
"Soc. London 1905, i, pp. 22-26, figg. [Primate».] 49. . Notes on the anatomy of the Ferret-Badger, ..."