Definition of Genus proteles
1. Noun. Aardwolf.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Hyaenidae, Hyaenidae
Member holonyms: Aardwolf, Proteles Cristata
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Proteles
Literary usage of Genus proteles
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. East African Mammals in the United States National Museum by Ned Hollister (1918)
"Genus PROTELES Geoffrey. 1824. Proteles GEOFFROY, Mem. Mus. Hist. Nat., Paris, vol. 11, p. 355. (P. cristatus.) Ill addition to the subspecies of the ..."
2. The Analyst: A Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature, Natural History by William Holl, Neville Wood, Edward Mammatt (1840)
"... the next genus (Proteles), which negatives the supposition that the digestion of bones required the medicament adverted to ; while it is not altogether ..."