Definition of Genus Antilope
1. Noun. Blackbucks.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Bovidae, Family Bovidae
Member holonyms: Antilope Cervicapra, Black Buck, Blackbuck
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Antilope
Literary usage of Genus Antilope
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain), George Long (1841)
"The genus Antilope in portico'" has become a kind of zoological refuge for the destitute.:... forms an incongruous assemblage of all the hollow-li..n. ..."
2. Catalogue of Mammalia in the Indian Museum, Calcutta by John Anderson, William Lutley Sclater, Indian Museum (1891)
"ASB Genus ANTILOPE [restricted]. Antilope, Pallas Sfic. Zool., i, p. 3 (1767). The genus Antilope, which formerly included the whole subfamily of Antelopes, ..."
3. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1836)
"The genus Antilope, in particular, has become a kind of zoological refuge for the destitute, and forms an incongruous assemblage of all the hollow-horned ..."
4. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1840)
"The genus Antilope in a short time became an asylum for the reception of all hollow-horned Ruminants, which could not be associated with the known genera ..."
5. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1838)
"genus Antilope into something more nearly approaching to natural groups (a reform but partial in its operation, and leaving; the root of the evil untouched) ..."