Definition of Genus paradoxurus
1. Noun. Palm civets.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Viverridae, Family Viverrinae, Viverridae, Viverrinae
Member holonyms: Palm Cat, Palm Civet
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Paradoxurus
Literary usage of Genus paradoxurus
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1. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1838)
"... which MF Cuvier had previously referred to the genus Paradoxurus. It is the Arctictis of Temminck. ICTERUS. [JAUNDICE.] MF Cuvier, in his Dents des ..."
2. The Cambridge Natural History by Sidney Frederick Harmer, Arthur Everett Shipley (1902)
"Of the genus Paradoxurus there are some ten or a dozen species, belonging entirely to the Oriental region. The teeth are as in Viverra, but occasionally the ..."
3. The Barnacles (Cirripedia) Contained in the Collections of the U.S. National by Henry Augustus Pilsbry (1907)
"Collected by Dr. WL Abbott. Original number 1:254. Catalogued January 28, 1902. Well-made skin in good condition; *kull perfect. Genus PARADOXURUS. ..."
4. Catalogue of Mammalia in the Indian Museum, Calcutta by John Anderson, William Lutley Sclater, Indian Museum (1891)
"Blanford in his monograph of the genus Paradoxurus (PZS, 1885, p. 780) divided the common toddy cat into two distinct species ; it seems however more in ..."