genus Geochelone

noun
giant tortoises
Syn: ↑Geochelone
Hypernyms: ↑reptile genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Testudinidae, ↑family Testudinidae
Member Meronyms: ↑giant tortoise

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  • Geochelone — n. A genus of giant tortoises. Syn: genus {Geochelone}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Geochelone — Taxobox | image width = 250px image caption = Geochelone radiata name = Geochelone regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Sauropsida ordo = Testudines subordo = Cryptodira familia = Testudinidae genus = Geochelone genus authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Geochelone sulcata — Spornschildkröte Spornschildkröte (Geochelone sulcata) Systematik Klasse: Reptilien (Reptilia) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Geochelone nigra abingdoni — Taxobox name = Abingdon Island Tortoise image width = 250px image caption = Lonesome George, a Galápagos Tortoise suspected to be the last surviving member of his subspecies status = in the Wild regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis =… …   Wikipedia

  • Geochelone — noun giant tortoises • Syn: ↑genus Geochelone • Hypernyms: ↑reptile genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Testudinidae, ↑family Testudinidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • geochelone — noun Any of several large tortoises of the genus Geochelone …   Wiktionary

  • Geochelone pardalis — Pantherschildkröte Pantherschildkröte im Krüger Nationalpark, Südafrika Systematik Klasse: Reptilien (Reptilia) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • reptile genus — noun a genus of reptiles • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Chelonia, ↑genus Chelonia, ↑Caretta, ↑genus Caretta, ↑Lepidochelys, ↑genus Lepidochelys, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nilssonia (genus) — Nilssonia Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Sauropsida (paraphyletic) …   Wikipedia

  • Chitra (genus) — Chitra Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia …   Wikipedia

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