genus Aotus

noun
douroucoulis
Syn: ↑Aotus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Cebidae, ↑family Cebidae
Member Meronyms: ↑douroucouli, ↑Aotus trivirgatus

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  • Aotus — n. 1. 1 a genus of nocturnal South American monkeys with large eyes; the owl monkeys; the douroucoulis. See {douroucouli}. Syn: genus {Aotus}. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Aotus (plant genus) — Taxobox name = Golden Pea regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia = Faboideae tribus = Mirbelieae genus = Aotus genus authority = Sm. subdivision ranks = Species subdivision =… …   Wikipedia

  • Aotus ericoides — Taxobox name = Common Aotus regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia = Faboideae tribus = Mirbelieae genus = Aotus species = A. ericoides binomial = Aotus ericoides binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Aotus — Aotinae Aotinés …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Aotus trivirgatus — Aotinae Aotinés …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Aotus —   Micos nocturnos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Aotus lemurinus —   Marikiná[1] …   Wikipedia Español

  • Aotus — noun douroucoulis • Syn: ↑genus Aotus • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cebidae, ↑family Cebidae • Member Meronyms: ↑douroucouli …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aotus trivirgatus — noun nocturnal monkey of Central America and South America with large eyes and thick fur • Syn: ↑douroucouli • Hypernyms: ↑New World monkey, ↑platyrrhine, ↑platyrrhinian • Member Holonyms: ↑Aotus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aotus — may refer to: * Aotus (pea), one of the plant genera commonly known as golden peas in the family Fabaceae (bean family). * Aotus (monkey), the genus of night monkeys in the family Aotidae.The name is derived from the Greek words for earless in… …   Wikipedia

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