angwantibo


angwantibo
[əŋ'gwɒntɪbəʊ]
noun (plural angwantibos) a small rare nocturnal primate of west central Africa, related to the potto. [Arctocebus calabarensis.]
Origin
C19: from Efik.

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  • Angwantibo — de Calabar Angwantibo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Angwantibo — An gwan*ti bo, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small lemuroid mammal ({Arctocebus Calabarensis}) of Africa. It has only a rudimentary tail. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • angwantibo — [aŋ wän′tə bō΄] n. pl. angwantibos 〚Efik〛 a small, rare prosimian primate (Arctocebus calabarensis) of W African forests, with a long, sharp nose and a small tail: it is in the same family with the lorises and pottos * * * …   Universalium

  • angwantibo — [aŋ wän′tə bō΄] n. pl. angwantibos [Efik] a small, rare prosimian primate (Arctocebus calabarensis) of W African forests, with a long, sharp nose and a small tail: it is in the same family with the lorises and pottos …   English World dictionary

  • Angwantibo — Taxobox name = Golden pottosMSW3 Groves|pages=121 122] regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Primates familia = Lorisidae subfamilia = Perodicticinae genus = Arctocebus genus authority = Gray, 1863 type species =… …   Wikipedia

  • Angwantibo — auksinis potas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Arctocebus calabarensis angl. angwantibo; Calabar potto; golden potto vok. Angwantibo; Bärenmaki rus. ангвантибо; золотой потто; калабарский арктоцебус;… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • angwantibo — auksinis potas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Arctocebus calabarensis angl. angwantibo; Calabar potto; golden potto vok. Angwantibo; Bärenmaki rus. ангвантибо; золотой потто; калабарский арктоцебус;… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • angwantibo — noun Either of two small primates, of the genus Arctocebus, similar to lemurs …   Wiktionary

  • angwantibo — n. (Zoology) type of of lemur with a rudimentary tail (native of Africa) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • angwantibo — ang·wan·ti·bo …   English syllables