Definition of Genus Nyctereutes
1. Noun. Raccoon dogs.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Canidae, Family Canidae
Member holonyms: Nyctereutes Procyonides, Raccoon Dog
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Nyctereutes
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 ..."