Definition of Genus gazella

1. Noun. Typical gazelles.

Exact synonyms: Gazella
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Bovidae, Family Bovidae
Member holonyms: Gazelle, Gazella Thomsoni, Thomson's Gazelle, Gazella Subgutturosa

Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Gazella

genus Gambelia
genus Gambusia
genus Garcinia
genus Gardenia
genus Garrulus
genus Gasterophilus
genus Gastroboletus
genus Gastrocybe
genus Gastrolobium
genus Gastrophryne
genus Gaultheria
genus Gavia
genus Gavialis
genus Gaylussacia
genus Gazania
genus Gazella
genus Geastrum
genus Gelechia
genus Gelsemium
genus Gempylus
genus Genetta
genus Genipa
genus Genista
genus Genlisea
genus Gentiana
genus Gentianella
genus Gentianopsis
genus Genyonemus
genus Geochelone
genus Geococcyx

Literary usage of Genus gazella

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

1. Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert Armitage Sterndale (1884)
"JC genus gazella—THE GAZELLES. These are small animals of slender frame; bovine muzzle ; of sandy colour above and white underneath; small annulated horns, ..."

2. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1870)
"It cannot be said to be purely an Antelope, though in many particulars it announces alliance with the genus Gazella, among which, however, I must reject its ..."

3. Catalogue of the Fossil Mammalia in the British Museum, (Natural History) by Richard Lydekker (1885)
"... between the living and fossil species is so close as to leave little doubt of their generic identity. Presented by Dr. Hugh Falconer. Genus GAZELLA ..."

4. Catalogue of Mammalia in the Indian Museum, Calcutta by John Anderson, William Lutley Sclater, Indian Museum (1891)
"... specimen of H. equinus, the former name has many years priority and will of course stand. a. Frontlet g ASB Genus GAZELLA. Antidorcas, Sundevall Kongl. ..."

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