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bandicoot

small, 1 ft, fawn, sometimes barred marsupial with a pointed nose, prick ears and long back legs. It is nocturnal, burrowing, insectivorous and a host for Ixodes holocyclus. Called also Perameles spp.
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There's also the chance to play as Coco Bandicoot in the on-foot levels - which does feel a bit like what it is, a different skin for Crash.
The original Crash Bandicoot games are among the pioneers of 3D console games.
The lesser bandicoot rat (Bandicota bengalensis) is a widely distributed rodent pest species of southern and southeastern Asia.
The Eastern Barred Bandicoot has several traits that make it ideal for successful recovery.
Before granting this approval I asked Victoria to strengthen their bandicoot management strategy which will control major threats such as feral foxes, and provide for voluntary incentive programs to restore bandicoot habitat through a $30 million compensation trust fund.
It is surrounded by a predator-barrier fence and contains a variety of mammals including the eastern barred bandicoot, southern brown bandicoot Isoodon obesulus, long-nosed potoroo Potorous tridactylus, rufous bettong Aepyprymnus rufescens, Tasmanian pademelon, eastern grey kangaroo, swamp wallaby Wallabia bicolor, common brushtail possum Trichosurus vulpecula and eastern quoll Dasyurus viverrinus.
Stretching away off the Northern Territory coast is the Wessel Islands archipelago of which Marchinbar Island (aka Martjanba Island) is the habitat of the endangered Golden Bandicoot, or Wan'kurra.
The strongly fancied Toomaline Jack had appeared to be in a good position to win the contest - but Bandicoot Tipoki's burst of pace gave trainer Charlie Lister a fifth Derby success.
Finnish telecomms solutions provider Nokia (NYSE: NOK) announced on Tuesday (28 August) that Vivendi Games Mobile, a division of Vivendi Games, will bring the Crash Bandicoot franchise to Nokia's new N-Gage mobile gaming platform launching this autumn.
Arch-enemy, Dr Neo Cortex, the Joker to Crash's Batman, is going to have to be his partner in this one and, while it doesn't really push the envelope of platform games, it will be one certainly worth adding to your Bandicoot library.
In this paper we introduce the prototyping strategy using the Australian eastern barred bandicoot (Perameles gunnii) management program as an example.