genus Atherurus

noun
a genus of Hystricidae
Syn: ↑Atherurus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Hystricidae, ↑family Hystricidae
Member Meronyms: ↑brush-tailed porcupine, ↑brush-tail porcupine

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