Definition of Genus Arctocebus
1. Noun. A genus of Lorisidae.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Lorisidae, Lorisidae
Member holonyms: Angwantibo, Arctocebus Calabarensis, Golden Potto
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Arctocebus
Literary usage of Genus Arctocebus
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1. The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley by Thomas Henry Huxley, Michael Foster (1899)
"... communication appear to . me to justify, though on grounds different from those stated by Dr. Gray, the establishment of the new genus Arctocebus for ..."
2. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1865)
"... very similar to that presented by Nycticebus, while in the closely allied genus Arctocebus* and in Loris'1 there is no trace of any such prolongation. ..."