What is the difference between Wombat and Numbat?

The difference between wombat and numbat

is that "wombat" is any of several herbivorous, burrowing marsupials, of the family Vombatidae, mainly found in southern and eastern Australia and "numbat" is a small marsupial carnivore, Myrmecobius fasciatus, endemic to western Australia, that eats almost exclusively termites.

wombat

numbat

Noun

  • Any of several herbivorous, burrowing marsupials, of the family Vombatidae, mainly found in southern and eastern Australia.

Noun

  • A small marsupial carnivore, Myrmecobius fasciatus, endemic to western Australia, that eats almost exclusively termites.

Synonyms

  • (Myrmecobius fasciatus): banded anteater (obsolete)