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NOUNanimalmammal genusa genus of mammals
English > mammal genus: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
MeaningA genus of mammals.
Member ofVertebrata, subphylum Vertebrata, Craniata, subphylum Craniatafishes
NarrowerAbrocoma, genus Abrocomaabrocomes
Acinonyx, genus Acinonyxcheetahs
Acrobates, genus AcrobatesA genus of Phalangeridae
Adenota, genus Adenota(African antelopes) puku
Aepyceros, genus Aepyceros(African antelopes) impalas
Ailuropoda, genus AiluropodaOnly the giant panda
Ailurus, genus Ailuruslesser pandas
Alcelaphus, genus Alcelaphus(African antelopes) hartebeests
Alces, genus AlcesElk or moose
Algeripithecus, genus AlgeripithecusAn extinct genus of Hominoidea
Alopex, genus AlopexArctic foxes
Alouatta, genus Alouattahowler monkeys
Ammotragus, genus Ammotragusgenus of wild sheep
Antidorcas, genus Antidorcasspringboks
Antilocapra, genus Antilocapratype and sole genus of the Antilocapridae comprising one species
Antilope, genus Antilopeblackbucks
Antrozous, genus AntrozousA genus of Vespertilionidae
Aotus, genus Aotusdouroucoulis
Aplodontia, genus Aplodontiatype genus of the Aplodontiidae
Apodemus, genus ApodemusOld World field mice
Archidiskidon, genus ArchidiskidonA genus of Elephantidae
Arctictis, genus Arctictisbinturongs
Arctocebus, genus ArctocebusA genus of Lorisidae
Arctocephalus, genus Arctocephalusfur seals
Arctonyx, genus ArctonyxA genus of Mustelidae
Arvicola, genus ArvicolaIn some classifications considered synonymous with Microtus
Ateles, genus Atelesspider monkeys
Atherurus, genus AtherurusA genus of Hystricidae
Avahi, genus AvahiA genus of Indriidae
Babyrousa, genus BabyrousaA genus of Suidae
Baiomys, genus Baiomyspygmy mice
Balaena, genus Balaenatype genus of the Balaenidae
Balaenoptera, genus Balaenopteratype genus of the Balaenopteridae
Bassariscus, genus Bassariscuscacomistles
Bathyergus, genus Bathyergusmole rats
Bettongia, genus Bettongiajerboa kangaroo
Bibos, genus Biboswild ox
Blarina, genus Blarinashrews
Bos, genus Boswild and domestic cattle
Boselaphus, genus Boselaphus(Indian antelopes) nilgais
Bradypus, genus Bradypustype genus of the Bradypodidae
Bubalus, genus Bubalus, tribe BubalusIn some classification systems included in genus Bos
Budorcas, genus Budorcasgnu goats
Burmeisteria, genus BurmeisteriaA genus of Dasypodidae
Cacajao, genus Cacajaouakaris
Caenolestes, genus Caenolestestype genus of the family Caenolestidae
Callicebus, genus Callicebustitis
Callithrix, genus Callithrixtype genus of the Callithricidae
Callorhinus, genus Callorhinusfur seals
Camelus, genus Camelustype genus of the Camelidae
Canis, genus Canistype genus of the Canidae
Capra, genus Capragoats
Capreolus, genus Capreolusroe deer
Capricornis, genus Capricornisserows
Castor, genus Castortype genus of the Castoridae
Castoroides, genus CastoroidesExtinct beavers of the Pleistocene
Cavia, genus Caviatype genus of the Caviidae
Cebuella, genus Cebuellapygmy marmosets
Cebus, genus Cebustype genus of the Cebidae
Ceratotherium, genus CeratotheriumAfrican genus
Cercocebus, genus Cercocebusmangabeys
Cercopithecus, genus Cercopithecustype genus of the Cercopithecidae
Cervus, genus CervusThe type genus of the Cervidae
Charronia, genus CharroniaA genus of Mustelidae
Chlamyphorus, genus Chlamyphoruspichiciago
Choeronycteris, genus ChoeronycterisA genus of Phyllostomatidae
Choloepus, genus CholoepusA genus of Megalonychidae consisting of the two-toed sloth
Chrysochloris, genus Chrysochloristype genus of the Chrysochloridae
Citellus, genus Citellus, Spermophilus, genus Spermophilustypical ground squirrels
Clethrionomys, genus ClethrionomysA genus of Cricetidae
Condylura, genus Condylurastar-nosed moles
Conepatus, genus ConepatusA genus of Mustelidae
Conilurus, genus Conilurusjerboa rats
Connochaetes, genus Connochaetes(African antelopes) gnus
Cricetus, genus Cricetustype genus of the Cricetidae
Crocuta, genus CrocutaA genus of Hyaenidae
Cryptotis, genus Cryptotisleast shrews
Cuniculus, genus Cuniculuspacas
Cuon, Cyon, genus Cuon, genus CyonAsiatic wild dog
Cyclopes, genus CyclopesOnly the silky anteater
Cynocephalus, genus Cynocephalustype genus of the family Cynocephalidae
Cynomys, genus Cynomysprairie dogs
Cynopterus, genus CynopterusA genus of Megachiroptera
Cystophora, genus Cystophorahooded seals
Dama, genus Damafallow deer
Damaliscus, genus Damaliscus(African antelopes) sassabies
Dasyprocta, genus Dasyproctatype genus of the Dasyproctidae
Dasypus, genus Dasypustype genus of the Dasypodidae
Dasyurus, genus Dasyurustype genus of the family Dasyuridae
Daubentonia, genus Daubentoniatype genus
Delphinapterus, genus Delphinapteruswhite whale
Delphinus, genus Delphinustype genus of the Delphinidae
Dendrolagus, genus Dendrolagustree wallabies
Desmodus, genus Desmodustype genus of the Desmodontidae
Diceros, genus DicerosMost common species in Africa
Dicrostonyx, genus Dicrostonyxpied lemmings
Didelphis, genus Didelphistype genus of the family Didelphidae
Diphylla, genus Diphyllavampire bats
Dipodomys, genus Dipodomyskangaroo rats
Dipus, genus Dipustype genus of the Dipodidae
Dolichotis, genus Dolichotismaras
Dryopithecus, genus Dryopithecusgenus of Old World hominoids
Dusicyon, genus Dusicyoncrab-eating dog
Eira, genus EiraA genus of Mustelidae
Elaphurus, genus ElaphurusA genus of Cervidae
Elephas, genus Elephastype genus of the family Elephantidae
Eliomys, genus Eliomyslerots
Enhydra, genus Enhydrasea otters
Eptesicus, genus EptesicusA genus of Vespertilionidae
Equus, genus Equustype genus of the Equidae
Erethizon, genus ErethizonA genus of Erethizontidae
Erignathus, genus Erignathusbearded seals
Erinaceus, genus Erinaceustype genus of the family Erinaceidae
Erythrocebus, genus Erythrocebuspatas
Eschrichtius, genus Eschrichtiustype and sole genus of the Eschrichtiidae
Euarctos, genus EuarctosAmerican black bears
Euderma, genus EudermaA genus of Vespertilionidae
Eumetopias, genus Eumetopiassea lions
Eumops, genus Eumopsmastiff bats
Euphractus, genus EuphractusA genus of Dasypodidae
Eutamias, genus Eutamiaschipmunks of western America and Asia
Felis, genus Felistype genus of the Felidae
Fossa, genus Fossamonotypic genus of Madagascar / Madagascar civets closely related to palm civets
Gazella, genus Gazellatypical gazelles
Genetta, genus Genettagenets
Geomys, genus Geomystype genus of the Geomyidae
Gerbillus, genus Gerbillustype genus of the Gerbillinae
Giraffa, genus Giraffatype genus of the Giraffidae
Glaucomys, genus GlaucomysNew World flying squirrels
Glis, genus Glistype genus of the Gliridae
Globicephala, genus Globicephalapilot whales
Gomphotherium, genus Gomphotheriumtype genus of the Gomphotheriidae
Gulo, genus GuloA genus of Mustelidae
Hemigalus, genus Hemigalusbanded palm civets
Herpestes, genus Herpestesmongooses
Heterocephalus, genus Heterocephalussand rats
Hipposideros, genus HipposiderosHorseshoe bats
Hippotragus, genus Hippotragussable antelopes
Hydrochoerus, genus HydrochoerusA genus of Hydrochoeridae
Hydrodamalis, genus HydrodamalisA genus of the family Dugongidae comprising only Steller's sea cow
Hydromys, genus Hydromyswater rats
Hyemoschus, genus Hyemoschuswater chevrotains
Hylobates, genus Hylobatesgibbons
Hyperoodon, genus Hyperoodonbottle-nosed whales
Hypsiprymnodon, genus Hypsiprymnodonmusk kangaroos
Hyracotherium, genus HyracotheriumExtinct horse genus
Ictonyx, genus IctonyxA genus of Mustelidae
Jaculus, genus Jaculusjerboas
Kenyapithecus, genus KenyapithecusExtinct primate having powerful chewing muscles along with large molars and small incisors
Kobus, genus Kobus(African antelopes) waterbucks
Kogia, genus Kogiapygmy sperm whales
Lagidium, genus LagidiumA genus of Chinchillidae
Lagorchestes, genus Lagorchesteshare wallabies
Lagostomus, genus Lagostomusviscachas
Lagothrix, genus Lagothrixwoolly monkeys
Lama, genus Lamallamas
Lasiurus, genus LasiurusA genus of Vespertilionidae
Lemmus, genus lemmuslemmings
Leontocebus, genus Leontocebus, genus Leontideustamarins
Lepus, genus Lepustype genus of the Leporidae
Liomys, genus Liomyspocket mice
Litocranius, genus Litocraniusantelopes of eastern Africa
Loxodonta, genus LoxodontaA genus of Elephantidae
Lufengpithecus, genus LufengpithecusA genus of Hominidae
Lutra, genus LutraIn some classifications considered a genus of the subfamily Lutrinae
Lycaeon, genus LycaeonAfrican hunting dog
Macaca, genus Macacamacaques
Macropus, genus Macropustype genus of the family Macropodidae
Macrotis, genus MacrotisA genus of Peramelidae
Madoqua, genus Madoquagenus comprising some small antelopes of eastern and northeastern Africa
Mammut, genus Mammut, genus MastodonExtinct type genus of the Mammutidae
Mammuthus, genus MammuthusExtinct genus
Mandrillus, genus Mandrillusbaboons
Manis, genus Manistype genus of the Manidae
Marmota, genus Marmotamarmots
Martes, genus Martesmartens
Mazama, genus Mazamabrockets
Megaderma, genus Megadermatype genus of the Megadermatidae
Megaptera, genus Megapterahumpback whales
Megatherium, genus Megatheriumtype genus of the Megatheriidae
Meles, genus MelesIn some classifications
Mellivora, genus Mellivoraratels
Melogale, genus MelogaleA genus of Mustelidae
Melursus, genus Melursussloth bears
Mephitis, genus MephitisIn some classifications
Meriones, genus MerionesA genus of Cricetidae
Mesocricetus, genus Mesocricetusgolden hamsters
Microdipodops, genus Microdipodopskangaroo mice
Micromyx, genus MicromyxOld World harvest mice
Microtus, genus Microtusvoles of the northern hemisphere
Mirounga, genus Miroungaelephant seals
Monodon, genus Monodontype genus of the Monodontidae
Moschus, genus Moschusmusk deer
Muntiacus, genus Muntiacusmuntjacs
Mus, genus Mustype genus of the Muridae
Muscardinus, genus MuscardinusA genus of Gliridae
Mustela, genus Mustelatype genus of the family Mustelidae
Myocastor, genus MyocastorA genus of Capromyidae
Myopus, genus MyopusA genus of Cricetidae
Myotis, genus Myotislargest and most widely distributed genus of bats
Myrmecobius, genus Myrmecobiusbanded anteater
Myrmecophaga, genus Myrmecophagatype genus of the Myrmecophagidae
Naemorhedus, genus Naemorhedusgorals
Nasalis, genus Nasalisproboscis monkeys
Nasua, genus Nasuacoatis
Neofiber, genus Neofiberround-tailed muskrat
Neomys, genus NeomysA genus of Soricidae
Neotoma, genus Neotomapackrats
Nesokia, genus Nesokiabandicoot rats
Neurotrichus, genus Neurotrichusshrew moles
Nimravus, genus Nimravusfalse sabertoothed tigers
Notomys, genus Notomysjerboa rats
Notoryctus, genus Notoryctustype genus of the family Notoryctidae
Nyctereutes, genus Nyctereutesraccoon dogs
Nycticebus, genus NycticebusA genus of Lorisidae
Nyctimene, genus NyctimeneEast Indian fruit bats
Ochotona, genus Ochotonatype genus of the Ochotonidae
Odobenus, genus Odobenustype genus of the Odobenidae
Odocoileus, genus OdocoileusNorth American deer
Okapia, genus Okapiaokapis
Ondatra, genus Ondatramuskrats
Onychogalea, genus OnychogaleaA genus of Macropodidae
Onychomys, genus Onychomysgrasshopper mice
Orcinus, genus Orcinuskiller whales
Oreamnos, genus Oreamnosmountain goats
Ornithorhynchus, genus Ornithorhynchustype genus of the family Ornithorhynchidae
Orycteropus, genus Orycteropuscoextensive with the family Orycteropodidae
Oryctolagus, genus OryctolagusOld World rabbits
Oryzomys, genus Oryzomysrice rats
Otaria, genus Otariatype genus of the Otariidae
Ouranopithecus, genus OuranopithecusA genus of Hominidae
Ovibos, genus OvibosConsisting of the musk-ox
Ovis, genus OvisSheep
Pagophilus, genus Pagophilusharp seals
Pan, genus Panchimpanzees
Panthera, genus Pantheralions
Papio, genus Papiobaboons
Paradoxurus, genus Paradoxuruspalm civets
Parascalops, genus Parascalopsbrewer's moles
Perodicticus, genus PerodicticusA genus of Lorisidae
Perognathus, genus Perognathuspocket mice
Peromyscus, genus PeromyscusNew World wood mice
Petaurista, genus PetauristaVery large Asiatic flying squirrels
Petaurus, genus PetaurusA genus of Phalangeridae
Petrogale, genus Petrogalerock wallabies
Phacochoerus, genus Phacochoeruswarthogs
Phascogale, genus Phascogalepouched mice
Phascolarctos, genus Phascolarctoskoalas
Phoca, genus Phocatype genus of the Phocidae
Phocoena, genus Phocoenaporpoises
Phyllostomus, genus Phyllostomustype genus of the family Phyllostomatidae
Physeter, genus Physetertype genus of the Physeteridae
Pipistrellus, genus Pipistrellusnearly cosmopolitan genus of very small bats
Pithecia, genus Pitheciasakis
Pitymys, genus Pitymyspine mice
Plecotus, genus PlecotusA genus of Vespertilionidae
Plesianthropus, genus Plesianthropusformer name for the genus Australopithecus
Poecilogale, genus Poecilogalemuishonds
Pongo, genus Pongotype genus of the family Pongidae
Potorous, genus Potorouspotoroos
Potos, genus PotosA genus of Procyonidae
Presbytes, genus Presbytes, mammal Semnopithecuslangurs
Priodontes, genus Priodontessolely the giant armadillo
Procavia, genus Procaviatype genus of the Procaviidae
Procyon, genus ProcyonThe type genus of the family Procyonidae
Proteles, genus Protelesaardwolf
Pseudoryx, genus Pseudoryxspecies of large cow-like mammals of Vietnam discovered by scientists in 1992
Pteropus, genus PteropusA genus of Megachiroptera
Ptilocercus, genus Ptilocercuspentails
Rangifer, genus Rangiferreindeer or caribou
Raphicerus, genus Raphicerus(African antelopes) steenboks
Rattus, genus RattusCommon house rats
Reithrodontomys, genus ReithrodontomysNew World harvest mice
Rhinonicteris, genus Rhinonicterisorange horseshoe bats
Rupicapra, genus Rupicaprachamois
Saimiri, genus Saimirisquirrel monkeys
Sarcophilus, genus SarcophilusTasmanian devil
Sciurus, genus Sciurustype genus of the Sciuridae
Selenarctos, genus SelenarctosAsiatic black bears
Sigmodon, genus SigmodonAmerican cotton rats
Smiledon, genus Smiledonsaber-toothed tigers
Sorex, genus Sorextype genus of the family Soricidae
Spalax, genus Spalaxtype genus of the Spalacidae
Spilogale, genus SpilogaleA genus of Mustelidae
Stictomys, genus Stictomysmountain pacas
Suricata, genus Suricatameerkats
Sus, genus Sustype genus of the Suidae
Sylvilagus, genus SylvilagusNorth American rabbits
Symphalangus, genus SymphalangusUsed in some classifications for the siamangs
Synaptomys, genus Synaptomysbog lemmings
Synercus, genus Synercus, tribe synercusCape buffalo
Tachyglossus, genus Tachyglossustype genus of the family Tachyglossidae
Tadarida, genus Tadaridafreetail bats
Tamias, genus Tamiaschipmunks of eastern North America
Tamiasciurus, genus TamiasciurusAmerican red squirrels
Tapirus, genus Tapirustype genus of the Tapiridae
Tarsius, genus Tarsiustype and sole genus of the family Tarsiidae
Taurotragus, genus Taurotragus(African antelopes) elands
Taxidea, genus TaxideaIn some classifications considered a genus of subfamily Melinae
Tayassu, genus Tayassu, genus Pecaritype genus of the Tayassuidae
Thalarctos, genus Thalarctospolar bears
Thomomys, genus Thomomyswestern pocket gophers
Thylacinus, genus ThylacinusTasmanian wolf
Thylogale, genus Thylogalepademelons
Tolypeutes, genus TolypeutesA genus of Dasypodidae
Tragelaphus, genus Tragelaphus, Strepsiceros, genus Strepsiceros(African antelopes) kudus
Tragulus, genus Tragulustype genus of the Tragulidae
Trichechus, genus Trichecustype and sole genus of the Trichechidae
Trichosurus, genus TrichosurusA genus of Phalangeridae
Trichys, genus TrichysA genus of Hystricidae
Tupaia, genus TupaiaThe type genus of the Tupaia
Tursiops, genus TursiopsA genus of Delphinidae
Uintatherium, genus Uintatheriumtype genus of the Uintatheriidae
Urocyon, genus Urocyongrey foxes
Uropsilus, genus Uropsilusshrew moles
Ursus, genus Ursustype genus of Ursidae
Vespertilio, genus VespertilioA genus of Vespertilionidae
Vicugna, genus VicugnaA genus of Camelidae
Viverra, genus Viverratype genus of the family Viverridae
Viverricula, genus ViverriculaA genus of Viverridae
Vulpes, genus Vulpesfoxes
Zaglossus, genus ZaglossusA genus of Tachyglossidae
Zalophus, genus Zalophussea lions
Zapus, genus Zapustype genus of the Zapodidae
genus Addaxgenus of antelopes of northern African deserts
genus AegyptopithecusA genus of Hominoidea
genus AnoaA genus of mammals of the family Bovidae
genus Australopithecus, AustralopithecusExtinct genus of African hominid
genus Bisonsometimes considered a subgenus of genus Bos
genus Cabassoussolely the tatouay
genus Chinchillatype genus of the Chinchillidae
genus ColobusA genus of Cercopithecidae
genus Dugongtype genus of the Dugongidae comprising only the dugongs
genus Galagobush babies
genus GalictisAlternative name for the genus Grison
genus Gorillagorillas
genus Grampusgrampus
genus GrisonA genus of Mustelidae
genus Hippopotamustype genus of the Hippopotamidae
genus Homotype genus of the family Hominidae
genus Hyaenatype genus of the Hyaenidae
genus Indritype genus of the Indriidae
genus Lemurtype genus of the Lemuridae
genus Loristype genus of the Lorisidae
genus Lynxlynxes
genus Macrotusleafnose bats
genus MesohippusA genus of Equidae
genus Mylodontype genus of the Mylodontidae
genus Oryx(African antelopes) oryxes
genus Phalangertype genus of the family Phalangeridae
genus PhenacomysNorth American voles
genus Potamogaletype genus of the family Potamogalidae
genus Proconsulgenus of extinct primitive African primates of the Miocene epoch
genus ProtohippusA genus of Equidae
genus Rhinocerostype genus of the Rhinocerotidae
genus Saiga(Eurasian antelopes) saigas
genus SivapithecusExtinct primates
genus Tamandualesser anteater
genus Tenrectype genus of the family Tenrecidae
Broadergenus(biology) taxonomic group containing one or more species
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