Tapoa tafa
Tapoa tafa Ta*po"a ta"fa (Zo["o]l.) A small carnivorous marsupial ({Phascogale penicillata}) having long, soft fur, and a very long tail with a tuft of long hairs at the end; -- called also {brush-tailed phascogale}. [1913 Webster]

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  • brush-tailed phascogale — Tapoa tafa Ta*po a ta fa (Zo[ o]l.) A small carnivorous marsupial ({Phascogale penicillata}) having long, soft fur, and a very long tail with a tuft of long hairs at the end; called also {brush tailed phascogale}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phascogale penicillata — Tapoa tafa Ta*po a ta fa (Zo[ o]l.) A small carnivorous marsupial ({Phascogale penicillata}) having long, soft fur, and a very long tail with a tuft of long hairs at the end; called also {brush tailed phascogale}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Beutelbilch — (Phascogăle), Säugethiergattung aus der Ordnung der Beutelthiere (s.d. A] c]), mit nackten Ohren, kurzhaarigem wolligen Pelze u. überall 8 Vorder , 3 Lücken , 4 echten Backenzähnen u. 1 kleinen Eckzahne, die 2 mittleren Vorderzähne stud. länger,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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