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Definition of Arboreal

Arboreal
Arboreal Ar*bo"re*al, a. 1. Of or pertaining to a tree, or to trees; of nature of trees. --Cowley. 2. Attached to, found in or upon, or frequenting, woods or trees; as, arboreal animals. Woodpeckers are eminently arboreal. --Darwin.

Meaning of Arboreal from wikipedia

- Arboreal locomotion is the locomotion of animals in trees. In habitats in which trees are present, animals have evolved to move in them. Some animals may...
- The arboreal theory claims that primates evolved from their ancestors by adapting to arboreal life. It was proposed by Grafton Elliot Smith (1912), a...
- The arboreal salamander (Aneides lugubris) is a species of climbing salamander. An insectivore, it is native to California and Baja California, where it...
- feliforms have retractile or semi-retractile claws and many are arboreal or semi-arboreal. Feliforms also tend to be more digitigrade (walking on toes)...
- Tree-kangaroos are marsupials of the genus Dendrolagus, adapted for arboreal locomotion. They inhabit the tropical rainforests of New Guinea and far northeastern...
- northern Central America. Lizards of the genus Abronia are almost exclusively arboreal. These lizards possess intriguing traits, like an olive-green color and...
- The Mexican Alligator Lizard (Abronia graminea), also known as the Green Arboreal Alligator Lizard, is an endangered species of lizard endemic to the Sierra...
- species having its own insect preferences: small species are specialized on arboreal insects living on small branches, while large species can penetrate the...
- chew up the leaves, swallowing the sap and spitting out the remainder. Arboreal mammalian folivores, such as sloths, koalas, and some species of monkeys...
- chinchilla rat Cuscomys C. ashaninka - Asháninka arboreal chinchilla rat C. oblativus - Machu Picchu arboreal chinchilla rat Citations Bishop, Ian (1984)....
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