A burrowing mammal (Orycteropus afer) of sub-Saharan Africa, having a stocky body, large ears, a long tubular snout, and powerful digging claws for feeding on ants and termites.
The giant anteater.
Any of a family (Myrmecobiidae) of small, timid Australian marsupials that have no pouch
nocturnal burrowing mammal of the grasslands of Africa that feeds on termites; sole extant representative of the order Tubulidentata
any of several tropical American mammals of the family Myrmecophagidae which lack teeth and feed on ants and termites
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