Definition of Artiodactyla. Meaning of Artiodactyla. Synonyms of Artiodactyla

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Definition of Artiodactyla

Artiodactyla
Artiodactyla Ar`ti*o*dac"ty*la, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? even + ? finger or toe.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the divisions of the ungulate animals. The functional toes of the hind foot are even in number, and the third digit of each foot (corresponding to the middle finger in man) is asymmetrical and paired with the fourth digit, as in the hog, the sheep, and the ox; -- opposed to Perissodactyla.

Meaning of Artiodactyla from wikipedia

- The even-toed ungulates (Artiodactyla, from Ancient Gr**** ἄρτιος (ártios), meaning 'even', and δάκτυλος (dáktylos), meaning 'finger / toe') are ungulates...
- ****igned to Nonruminantia by Gregory (1910). They were then ****igned to Artiodactyla by Lucas et al. (1998) and to Entelodontoidea by Carroll (1988) and Boisserie...
- This list contains the species in the order Artiodactyla. Genus Babyrousa Buru babirusa (B. babyrussa) North Sulawesi babirusa (B. celebenses) Togian babirusa...
- It grouped together the extant orders Carnivora, Perissodactyla and Artiodactyla with the Tubulidentata and the superorder Paenungulata, as well as a...
- genetic evidence is strong that the cetaceans arose from within the Artiodactyla, thus making the even-toed ungulate grouping a paraphyletic one. How...
- Herbert H. (2014). "A new genus and species of early Eocene (Ypresian) Artiodactyla (Mammalia), Gagadon minimonstrum, from Bitter Cr****, Wyoming, U.S.A."...
- different family (Bovidae) within the same order of even-toed ungulates (Artiodactyla). The musk deer (Moschidae) of Asia and chevrotains (Tragulidae) of tropical...
- and Cetartiodactyla, with the latter including the traditional orders Artiodactyla and Cetacea. Scrotifera is the sister group to the Eulipotyphla and together...
- split into two toes. This is found on members of the mammalian order Artiodactyla. Examples of mammals that possess this type of hoof are cattle, deer...
- regions as parchment for writing. Parrini, F.; et al. (2009). "Capra ibex (Artiodactyla: Bovidae)". Mammalian Species. 830: 1–12. doi:10.1644/830.1. Gavashelishvili...
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