genus Galictis

noun
alternative name for the genus Grison
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Mustelidae, ↑family Mustelidae

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Galictis — Taxobox name = Galictis image width = 230px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Carnivora familia = Mustelidae subfamilia = Mustelinae genus = Galictis genus authority = Bell, 1826 subdivision ranks = Species subdivision …   Wikipedia

  • genus Grison — noun a genus of Mustelidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Mustelidae, ↑family Mustelidae • Member Meronyms: ↑grison, ↑Grison vittatus, ↑Galictis vittatus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Galictis vittatus — noun carnivore of Central America and South America resembling a weasel with a greyish white back and dark underparts • Syn: ↑grison, ↑Grison vittatus • Hypernyms: ↑musteline mammal, ↑mustelid, ↑musteline • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • galictis — gəˈliktə̇s noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Greek galē weasel + iktis yellow breasted marten more at galea in some classifications : a genus of Mustelidae comprising the grison and the tayra of So. America …   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

  • Meles (genus) — Meles Meles meles, M. leucurus, and M. anakuma. Scientific classification Kingdom: Anima …   Wikipedia

  • Mephitis (genus) — Mephitis Striped skunk Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Mustelidae — Mustelids Temporal range: Early Miocene–Recent …   Wikipedia

  • Mustelinae — Eira Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • List of mammals in Peru — This is a list of the mammal species recorded in Peru. There are 417 mammal species in Peru, of which 5 are critically endangered, 9 are endangered, 32 are vulnerable, and 10 are near threatened. [This list is derived from the IUCN Red List which …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.