Echidna

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Echidna
Long-beakedEchidna.jpg
Wastren lang-beaked echidna
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Monotremata
Faimily: Tachyglossidae
Gill, 1872
Species

Genus Tachyglossus
   T. aculeatus
Genus Zaglossus
   Z. attenboroughi
   Z. bruijnii
   Z. bartoni
   †Z. hacketti
   †Z. robustus
Genus †Megalibgwilia
   †M. ramsayi
   †M. robusta

Echidnas /ˈkɪdnə/, sometimes kent as spiny anteaters,[1] belang tae the faimily Tachyglossidae in the monotreme order o egg-layin mammals.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Short-Beaked Echidna, Tachyglossus aculeatus". Park & Wildlife Service Tasmania. Retrieved October 2012.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)