Tapir

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Tapir
Tapirus terrestris.jpg
Brazilian tapir
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Perissodactyla
Superfaimily: Tapiroidea
Faimily: Tapiridae
Gray, 1821
Genus: Tapirus
Brünnich, 1772
Species

Tapirus bairdii
Tapirus kabomani
Tapirus indicus
Tapirus pinchaque
Tapirus terrestris

A tapir (/ˈtpər/ TAY-pər or /təˈpɪər/ tə-PEER) is a lairge brousin mammal, seemilar in shape tae a pig, wi a short, prehensile snout. Tapirs inhabit jungle an forest regions o Sooth Americae, Central Americae, an Sootheast Asie. The five species o tapirs are the Brazilian tapir, the Malayan tapir, Baird's tapir, Kabomani tapir, an the muntain tapir. Fower are clessifee'd as endangered or vulnerable. Thair closest relatives are the ither odd-toed ungulates, includin horse an rhinoceroses.