[ fˈamɪli vˈaɹɐnˌɪdiː], [ fˈamɪli vˈaɹɐnˌɪdiː], [ f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i v_ˈa_ɹ_ɐ_n_ˌɪ_d_iː]
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How to use "Family varanidae" in context?
The Family Varanidae contains the world's smallest monkeys: the waxwings and the marmosets. These primates rank as the smallest of all living primates. Thevaranids are found mostly in South America and some parts of Central America. They are small primates that typically weigh less than 2 pounds when full grown. They are proficient tree-dwellers and have a variety of interesting behaviors. The family is known for its long tails which they use to soften their landing when jumping from tree to tree. The tails also serve as a pointer and a balance while they are swinging through the trees.
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- dicot, magnoliopsid, dicotyledon, Gymnosperms.