scaly-tailed


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Adj.1.scaly-tailed - having a scaly tail
caudate, caudated - having a tail or taillike appendage
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Jackson manages, in brief, clear, informal, enjoyable prose, to give readers an overview of relevant paleontology, biology, classification, ecology, and field anecdotes from 20 years of observation (Long-eared Scaly-tailed flying squirrels float in clouds like specks of ash, Mbuti pygmies burn the skins of Pei's Scaly-tail to make a medicine that renders their enemies helpless).
*** ** GOONACK, Cathy (text) Katrina, Marlene, Myron Goonack & Janie Andrews (illus.) Scaly-tailed Possum and Echidna Magabala, 2010 unpaged $12.95 pbk ISBN 9781921248160 SC1S 1466177
Mus or Mus Musculus or house-mouse is a small, scaly-tailed mouse with a distinct notch in the cutting surface of upper incisors with short hair.