Definition of banded anteater in English:

banded anteater


  • another term for numbat
    • ‘Numbats are also known as the banded anteater and the marsupial anteater.’
    • ‘The banded anteater (also known as the numbat) is a pouchless, diurnal marsupial from Australia.’
    • ‘Its other name is banded anteater, although its favourite food is termites.’
    • ‘The banded anteater of Australia is related to the platypus.’
    • ‘Other wildlife species found in the reserve include the banded anteater, ocelot, coyote, black crested eagle, and emerald toucanet.’