Definition of Genus Kobus
1. Noun. African antelopes: waterbucks.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Bovidae, Family Bovidae
Member holonyms: Waterbuck
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Kobus
Literary usage of Genus Kobus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Life-histories of African Game Animals by Theodore Roosevelt, Edmund Heller (1914)
"The genus Kobus as generally used is a further instance of a similar sort. Three groups of not especially close relationship and all of wide distribution ..."
2. Life-histories of African Game Animals by Theodore Roosevelt, Edmund Heller (1914)
"... but, owing to the genus Cervicapra having been found untenable, the genus Kobus, being the best known and most typical, has been selected as the type. ..."