Madagascar

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huge (to 9 ft.) extinct flightless bird of Madagascar aepyornis , elephant bird
capital and largest city of Madagascar Antananarivo , capital of Madagascar
small genus of shrubs and lianas and trees of Africa and Madagascar Baphia , genus Baphia
small shrubby tree of Madagascar cultivated in tropical regions as a hedge plant and for its deep red acid fruits resembling small plums batoko palm , Flacourtia indica , governor's plum , governor plum , Madagascar plum , ramontchi
small genus of erect annual or perennial herbs native to Madagascar; widely naturalized in the tropics; formerly included in genus Vinca Catharanthus , genus Catharanthus
lizard of Africa and Madagascar able to change skin color and having a projectile tongue chamaeleon , chameleon
somewhat climbing bushy spurge of Madagascar having long woody spiny stems with few leaves and flowers with scarlet bracts Christ plant , Christ thorn , crown of thorns , Euphorbia milii
three main islands and numerous islets in the Indian Ocean between Mozambique and Madagascar Comoro Islands , Iles Comores
largest carnivore of Madagascar; intermediate in some respects between cats and civets Cryptoprocta ferox , fossa , fossa cat
large primitive catlike carnivores inhabiting forests of Madagascar Cryptoprocta , genus Cryptoprocta
any of various mostly giant tropical lianas of Africa and Madagascar having greenish or purple flowers and long smooth pods; roots formerly used as an emetic cynancum
showy tropical tree or shrub native to Madagascar; widely planted in tropical regions for its immense racemes of scarlet and orange flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana Delonix regia , flamboyant , flame tree , peacock flower , Poinciana regia , royal poinciana
epiphytic ferns of Madagascar to tropical Asia and New Guinea Drymoglossum , genus Drymoglossum
typical lemurs; of Madagascar family Lemuridae , Lemuridae
woody plants with erect stems of tropical South America and South Africa and Madagascar; in some classifications included in the family Musaceae family Strelitziaceae , Strelitziaceae , strelitzia family
civet of Madagascar fanaloka , Fossa fossa
monotypic genus of Madagascar civets closely related to palm civets Fossa , genus Fossa
evergreen heathlike or scandent shrubs of Madagascar; Australasia; Polynesia genus Hibbertia , Hibbertia
trees or shrubs; Madagascar to Australia genus Macadamia
feather palm of tropical Africa and Madagascar and Central and South America widely grown for commercial purposes genus Raffia , genus Raphia , Raffia , Raphia
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