Definition of Genus Nyctereutes

1. Noun. Raccoon dogs.

Exact synonyms: Nyctereutes
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Canidae, Family Canidae
Member holonyms: Nyctereutes Procyonides, Raccoon Dog

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Nyctereutes

genus Nothofagus
genus Nothosaurus
genus Notomys
genus Notonecta
genus Notophthalmus
genus Notornis
genus Notoryctus
genus Notropis
genus Nucifraga
genus Numenius
genus Numida
genus Nuphar
genus Nuytsia
genus Nyctaginia
genus Nyctereutes (current term)
genus Nycticebus
genus Nycticorax
genus Nyctimene
genus Nymphaea
genus Nymphalis
genus Nymphicus
genus Nypa
genus Nyssa
genus Oceanites
genus Ochna
genus Ochotona
genus Ochroma
genus Ocimum
genus Octopus

Literary usage of Genus Nyctereutes

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley by Thomas Henry Huxley, Michael Foster (1902)
"... in the Amur basin, and in North China we meet with a form of canine animal which has been made the type of a distinct genus, Nyctereutes, but which is ..."

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