eutherian mammal

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FMR divided by mass raised to the slope of the allometric equation for desert eutherian mammals, equaled 2.
The influence of food habits on the energetics of eutherian mammals.
We will concern ourselves only with the few orders of eutherian mammals with which humans deal most often: Rodentia (e.
Eutherian mammals have a placenta, a temporary organ that forms and joins the developing offspring to the dam with an umbilical cord.
At birth their morphology is at a premature or embryonic stage of development relative to eutherian mammals.
In eutherian mammals, the onset of neurogenesis and the initial period of growth of the CNS begins early, when there is little competition from other tissues, and growth and differentiation extend throughout the fetal and embryonic periods, when nutrition is relatively constant.
In eutherian mammals, the sex chromosomes contain an additional region of DNA whereas, in the egg-laying mammals and marsupials, this additional region of DNA is located on the non-sex chromosomes," said Makova.
Although this scheme is useful, it does not address the diversity in placenta morphology expressed within eutherian mammals.
Molecular phylogeny and the higher classification of eutherian mammals.