Ringtail

Ringtail

Ringtail, Ring tail, Ringtailed or Ring-tailed may refer to:

Mammals

* Ring-tailed Cat, "Bassariscus astutus"
* Ring-tailed Ground Squirrel, "Spermophilus annulatus"
* Ring-tailed Lemur, "Lemur catta"
* Ring-tailed Mongoose, "Galidia elegans"
* Ringtail possums, family Pseudocheiridae
** Cinereus Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirulus cinereus"
** Common Ringtail Possum, "Pseudocheirus peregrinus"
** Western Ringtail Possum, "Pseudocheirus peregrinus occidentalis"
** Coppery Ringtail Possum "Pseudochirops cupreus"
** D'Albertis' Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirops albertisii"
** Green Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirops archeri"
** Herbert River Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirulus herbertensis"
** Lemuroid Ringtail Possum, "Hemibelideus lemuroides"
** Lowland Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirulus canescens"
** Painted Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirulus forbesi"
** Plush-coated Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirops corinnae"
** Pygmy Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirulus mayeri"
** Reclusive Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirops coronatus"
** Rock Ringtail Possum, "Petropseudes dahli"
** Vogelkop Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirulus schlegeli"
** Weyland Ringtail Possum, "Pseudochirulus caroli"

Birds

* Ring-tailed Pigeon "Patagioenas caribaea"

Fish

* Ring-tailed cardinalfish, "Apogon aureus"

Invertebrates

* Blue Ringtail, "Austrolestes annulosus", Australian damselfly
* Metallic Ringtail, "Austrolestes cingulatus", Australian damselfly

Places

* Ringtail Creek, Queensland, suburb of Noosa, Queensland, Australia


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  • Ringtail — Ring tail , n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A bird having a distinct band of color across the tail, as the hen harrier. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) A light sail set abaft and beyong the leech of a boom and gaff sail; called also {ringsail}. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ringtail — (engl., spr. rĭng tēl, »Ringschweif«), leichtes, angenehmes Futterpelzwerk von verschiedenen kleinen australischen Beuteltieren …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • ringtail — [riŋ′tāl΄] n. a ring tailed animal, as a cacomistle or raccoon …   English World dictionary

  • ringtail — noun Date: 1844 1. raccoon 2. a carnivore (Bassariscus astutus) of the western United States and Mexico that is related to and resembles the raccoon called also cacomistle, civet cat, ringtail cat, ringtailed cat 3. capuchin 3 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ringtail — /ˈrɪŋteɪl/ (say ringtayl) noun 1. → ringtail possum. 2. Nautical a small sail, an extension to the spanker, set abaft it on an extended spanker boom. 3. Colloquial a coward. {ring1 + tail1} …  

  • ringtail — Pietų Amerikos basariskas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Bassariscus astutus angl. cacomistle; North American cacomistle; ringtail; ring tailed cat vok. nordamerikanisches Katzenfrett rus.… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Ringtail boom — Ringtail Ring tail , n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A bird having a distinct band of color across the tail, as the hen harrier. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) A light sail set abaft and beyong the leech of a boom and gaff sail; called also {ringsail}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ringtail Creek, Queensland — Infobox Australian Place | type = suburb name = Ringtail Creek state = qld city = Sunshine Coast caption = pop = poprank = density = postcode = 4565 est = area = timezone = utc = timezone dst = utc dst = lga = Noosa stategov = Noosa fedgov =… …   Wikipedia

  • ringtail cat — noun see ringtail …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ringtail monkey — noun see ringtail 4 * * * capuchin (defs. 1, 2) …   Useful english dictionary

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