Definition of Genus Hydrochoerus
1. Noun. A genus of Hydrochoeridae.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Hydrochoeridae, Hydrochoeridae
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Hydrochoerus
Literary usage of Genus Hydrochoerus
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1. The Cambridge Natural History by Sidney Frederick Harmer, Arthur Everett Shipley (1902)
"We shall begin with the giant of the family, the genus Hydrochoerus. This genus contains but a single species, H. capybara of South America. ..."