Definition of Muntiacus
1. Noun. Muntjacs.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Cervidae, Family Cervidae
Member holonyms: Barking Deer, Muntjac
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Muntiacus
Literary usage of Muntiacus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Life After Logging: Reconciling Wildlife Conservation and Production by E. Meijaard (2005)
"muntiacus and Tragulus genera are represented by two sympatric species in each genus: Tragulus javanicus (note that this species was renamed T. ..."
2. Camps and Trails in China: A Narrative of Exploration, Adventure, and Sport by Roy Chapman Andrews, Yvette Borup Andrews (1918)
"Before we reached them Harry appeared, smiling all over, and dragging a muntjac (muntiacus) by the fore legs. He had just made a beautiful shot, ..."