genus Adenota

noun
African antelopes: puku
Syn: ↑Adenota
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Bovidae, ↑family Bovidae
Member Meronyms: ↑puku, ↑Adenota vardoni

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  • Adenota — noun African antelopes: puku • Syn: ↑genus Adenota • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Bovidae, ↑family Bovidae • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adenota vardoni — noun an African antelope closely related to the waterbuck • Syn: ↑puku • Hypernyms: ↑antelope • Member Holonyms: ↑Adenota, ↑genus Adenota …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adenota — is an alternative genus or sub genus within the Reduncinae sub family of family Bovidae, composed of the species Kobus kob (Kob) and Kobus vardonii (Puku). [DuVal, E. 2000. Kobus kob (On line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed September 21, 2006 at …   Wikipedia

  • mammal genus — noun a genus of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossus, ↑genus Tachyglossus, ↑Zaglossus, ↑genus Zaglossus, ↑Ornithorhynchus, ↑genus Ornithorhynchus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bovidae — noun true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats • Syn: ↑family Bovidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Ruminantia, ↑suborder Ruminantia • …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Bovidae — noun true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats • Syn: ↑Bovidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Ruminantia, ↑suborder Ruminantia • Memb …   Useful english dictionary

  • puku — noun an African antelope closely related to the waterbuck • Syn: ↑Adenota vardoni • Hypernyms: ↑antelope • Member Holonyms: ↑Adenota, ↑genus Adenota …   Useful english dictionary

  • Reduncinae — Taxobox name = Waterbucks, Reedbucks fossil range = Late Miocene to Recent image width = 250px image caption = Kob regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Bovidae subfamilia = Reduncinae subfamilia… …   Wikipedia

  • Ugandan Kob — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) …   Wikipedia

  • puku — /pooh kooh/, n. an African antelope, Adenota vardoni, closely related to the waterbuck. [1880 85; of uncert. orig.] * * *       antelope species of the genus Kobus (q.v.). * * * …   Universalium

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