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The great ant-eater (Myrmecophăga jubata) lives on the ground; the much smaller Tamandua and Cycloturus are arboreal.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
Tamandua, t-man′dū-a, n. an arboreal ant-eater with prehensile tail.
The tamandua is seen climbing the loftiest monarchs of the forest in search of its insect prey.The Western World|W.H.G. Kingston
I observe that Rudolphi distinctly refers to this edentate as the tamandua.Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
Tamandua has also retia, which are also found in the Spider-monkeys.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia|Frank Evers Beddard