Definition of Genus Myotis
1. Noun. Largest and most widely distributed genus of bats.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Vespertilionidae, Vespertilionidae
Member holonyms: Little Brown Bat, Little Brown Myotis, Myotis Leucifugus, Cave Myotis, Myotis Velifer
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Myotis
Literary usage of Genus Myotis
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1. The Mammals of Colorado: An Account of the Several Species Found Within the by Edward Royal Warren (1910)
"This family is found nearly all over the world and contains by far the greatest number of species and individuals in the order. Genus MYOTIS (Grk. mus, ..."
2. The Mammals of Pennsylvania and New Jersey: A Biographic, Historic and by Samuel Nicholson Rhoads (1903)
"It is a large edition of two small brown species belonging to the genus Myotis previously considered. ..."