Definition of Genus nimravus

1. Noun. False sabertoothed tigers.

Exact synonyms: Nimravus
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Felidae, Felidae
Member holonyms: False Saber-toothed Tiger



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Nimravus

genus Nephthytis
genus Nerita
genus Neritina
genus Nerium
genus Nerodia
genus Nesokia
genus Nestor
genus Neurospora
genus Neurotrichus
genus Nicandra
genus Nicotiana
genus Nidularia
genus Nierembergia
genus Nigella
genus Nigroporus
genus Nimravus
genus Nipa
genus Nitella
genus Nitrobacter
genus Nitrosomonas
genus Noctiluca
genus Noctua
genus Nolina
genus Nomia
genus Nopalea
genus Nostoc
genus Notechis
genus Notemigonus
genus Nothofagus
genus Nothosaurus

Literary usage of Genus nimravus

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1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1880)
"... which genus Nimravus finds its nearest ally. The constant absence of the anterior premolars in both jaws distinguishes it sufficiently from that genus. ..."

2. The Cambridge Natural History by Sidney Frederick Harmer, Arthur Everett Shipley (1902)
"This genus has five toes upon the hind-feet, and was probably plantigrade. It had retractile claws. In the genus Nimravus the dental formula is still ..."

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