The Malayan tapir (Tapirus indicus), an aw cried the Asie tapir, Asiatic tapir, Oriental tapir, Indie tapir, or pyoty tapir, is the lairgest o the fower widely-recognised speshies o tapir an the anerly ane native tae Asie.[3]

Malayan tapir
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Malayan tapir (Tiergarten Nürnberg)
Scientific classification edit
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Perissodactyla
Faimily: Tapiridae
Genus: Tapirus
Species: T. indicus
Binomial name
Tapirus indicus
(Desmarest, 1819)[2]
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Malayan tapir range
Synonyms

Acrocodia indica

ReferencesEedit

  1. Lynam, A.; Traeholt, C.; Martyr, D.; Holden, J.; Kawanishi, K.; van Strien, N.J. & Novarino, W. (2008). "Tapirus indicus". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2008. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 10 April 2009. Database entry includes justification for why this species is vulnerable
  2. "Tapir l'inde, Tapirus indicus". Nouveau dictionnaire d'histoire naturelle. Paris: Deterville. 1819. p. 458.
  3. Grubb, P. (2005). "Order Perissodactyla". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 633. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.