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Science & Tech > Mammals > Anteaters


Now updated for CSW15. New words, if any, and new inflections of existing words, are shown in red.


aardvark (Afrikaans) a nocturnal, insectivorous, badger-sized mammal native to sub-Saharan Africa.
antbear another name for the aardvark.
anteater any of several mammals that feed on ants.
manis another name for the pangolin.
pangolin (Malay) the scaly anteater.
tamandu (Tupi) a tropical American arboreal anteater having a dense furry coat.
tamandua (Tupi) a tropical American arboreal anteater having a dense furry coat.
tamanoir (Tupi) the giant anteater or antbear.