Definition of Genus Dendrolagus

1. Noun. Tree wallabies.

Exact synonyms: Dendrolagus
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Macropodidae, Macropodidae
Member holonyms: Tree Kangaroo, Tree Wallaby

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Dendrolagus

genus Deinonychus
genus Delairea
genus Delichon
genus Delonix
genus Delphinapterus
genus Delphinium
genus Delphinus
genus Dendranthema
genus Dendraspis
genus Dendroaspis
genus Dendrobium
genus Dendrocalamus
genus Dendrocolaptes
genus Dendroctonus
genus Dendroica
genus Dendrolagus (current term)
genus Dendromecon
genus Denisonia
genus Dennstaedtia
genus Dentaria
genus Deparia
genus Dermacentor
genus Dermatobia
genus Dermochelys
genus Derris
genus Descurainia
genus Desmanthus
genus Desmidium
genus Desmodium
genus Desmodus

Literary usage of Genus Dendrolagus

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)
"These are, however, represented in the next genus Dendrolagus, and occur also in Petrogale. The limbs are not so disproportionate as in Macropus, ..."

2. The Collected Scientific Papers of the Late Alfred Henry Garrod by Alfred Henry Garrod, William Alexander Forbes (1881)
"Further comparison made it clear that it was intimately related to the genus Dendrolagus, and also to the species described in ..."

3. Australasia by Alfred Russel Wallace, Augustus Henry Keane (1888)
"All the rest are marsupials, the most remarkable being the tree- kangaroos forming the genus Dendrolagus, while some of those which are terrestrial are yet ..."

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