Definition of Oreamnos

1. Noun. Mountain goats.

Exact synonyms: Genus Oreamnos
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Bovidae, Family Bovidae
Member holonyms: Mountain Goat, Oreamnos Americanus, Rocky Mountain Goat



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oreamnos

Order of Australia
Order of Friars Minor
Order of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Order of the Purple Heart
Orders of Australia
Ordibehesht
Ordnance Survey
Ordnance Survey map
Ordophone
Ordophones
Ordovian
Ordovician
Ordovician period
Ore.
Oreamnos (current term)
Oreamnos americanus
Orebite
Orebites
Orectolobidae
Orectolobus
Orectolobus barbatus
Oregon
Oregon Jargon
Oregon alder
Oregon ash
Oregon cedar
Oregon crab apple
Oregon fir
Oregon grape

Literary usage of Oreamnos

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1. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1904)
"The type locality of Oreamnos montanus (Ord) is given by Miller and Rehn (Proc. ... A comparison of specimens of Oreamnos from the Cascades of northern ..."

2. Annual Report of the New York Zoological Society by New York Zoological Society (1905)
"In addition to its uniformly white color, Oreamnos differs from the serow in ... In this latter respect Oreamnos departs widely from all the other members ..."

3. The Rocky Mountain Goat by Madison Grant, New York Zoological Society (1905)
"In addition to its uniformly white color, Oreamnos differs from the serow in ... In this latter respect Oreamnos departs widely from all the other members ..."

4. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1895)
"In view of these facts there seems to be no escape from the adoption of the name Oreamnos as the earliest available generic name for the Mountain Goat, ..."

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