genus Algeripithecus

noun
an extinct genus of Hominoidea
Syn: ↑Algeripithecus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Hominoidea, ↑superfamily Hominoidea
Member Meronyms: ↑Algeripithecus minutus

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  • Algeripithecus — noun an extinct genus of Hominoidea • Syn: ↑genus Algeripithecus • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hominoidea, ↑superfamily Hominoidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Algeripithecus minutus — noun tiny (150 to 300 grams) extinct primate of 46 to 50 million years ago; fossils found in Algeria; considered by some authorities the leading candidate for the first anthropoid • Hypernyms: ↑hominoid • Member Holonyms: ↑Algeripithecus, ↑genus… …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • Hominoidea — noun anthropoid apes and human beings • Syn: ↑superfamily Hominoidea • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Anthropoidea, ↑suborder Anthropoidea • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • superfamily Hominoidea — noun anthropoid apes and human beings • Syn: ↑Hominoidea • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Anthropoidea, ↑suborder Anthropoidea • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eosimias sinensis — Taxobox name = Eosimias sinensis fossil range = Eocene regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Primates infraordo = Catarrhini familia = Eosimiidae genus = Eosimias species = E. sinensis binomial = Eosimias sinensis binomial …   Wikipedia

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