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Mam·ma·li·a

(mă-mā'lē-ă),
The highest class of living organisms; it includes all the vertebrate animals (monotremes, marsupials, and placentals) that suckle their young, possess hair, and (except for the egg-laying monotremes) bring forth living young rather than eggs.
[L. mamma, breast]

Mam·ma·li·a

(mă-mā'lē-ă)
The highest class of living organisms; includes all vertebrate animals (monotremes, marsupials, and placentals) that suckle their young, possess hair, and (except for the egg-laying monotremes) bring forth living young rather than eggs.
[L. mamma, breast]
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Tetraconodon (Mammalia, Artiodactyla, Suidae) From the Late Miocene Dhok Pathan Formation of Pakistan.
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Primer registro de Taxidea taxus berlandieri Baird, 1858 (Mammalia: Carnivora: Musteliade) para el Estado de Veracruz, Mexico.
Place des insectes dans le regime alimentaire du herisson d'Algerie (Erinaceus algirus Duvernoy et Lerebouillet, 1842) (Mammalia, Insectivora) dans la region de Iboudrarene (Grande Kabylie).
Streblidae (Diptera: Calyptratae) parasitos de murcielagos (Mammalia: Chiroptera) cavernicolas del Centro y Sur de Mexico, con descripcion de una especie nueva del genero Trichobius.