Sentence Examples


  • The fauna includes buffaloes, a marsupial cuscus, some bats, the beautiful scarlet lory, rare varieties of the ground-thrush, honey-eater and oriole.
  • On the Australian side the fact that Tasmania is richest in marsupial types indicates the gate by which they entered.
  • With the exception of this replacing pair of teeth in each jaw, it is considered by many authorities that the marsupial dentition corresponds to the deciduous, or milk, dentition of placentals.
  • The marsupial tiger or Tasmanian wolf (Thylacinus cynocephalus), 5 ft.
  • On the other hand, it is noteworthy that this marsupial retains in its lower jaw the so-called mylo-hyoid groove, which is found in the aforesaid Jurassic mammals.