Definition of Subgenus. Meaning of Subgenus. Synonyms of Subgenus

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Definition of Subgenus

Subgenus
Subgenus Sub*ge"nus, n.; pl. Subgenera. (Biol.) A subdivision of a genus, comprising one or more species which differ from other species of the genus in some important character or characters; as, the azaleas now constitute a subgenus of Rhododendron.

Meaning of Subgenus from wikipedia

- ranks of section and series are subordinate to subgenus. An example is Banksia subg. Isostylis, a subgenus of the large Australian genus Banksia. The ICNafp...
- raised two sections of subgenus Aleastrum (Mumeazalea, Candidastrum) to subgenera, while reducing genus Therorhodion to a subgenus of Rhododendron. In 1987...
- kastschenkoi. They divide marmots into two subgenera. Genus Marmotamarmots Subgenus Marmota Alaska marmot, Brower's marmot, or Brooks Range marmot, M. broweri...
- pika, O. rutila Subgenus Alienauroa Yellow pika (O. huanglongensis) Sacred pika (O. sacraria) Flat-headed pika (O. flatcalvariam) Subgenus Ochotona: shrub-steppe...
- A mouse, plural mice, is a small mammal. Characteristically, mice are known to have a pointed snout, small rounded ears, a body-length scaly tail, and...
- Macropus is a marsupial genus in the family Macropodidae. It has two extant species of large terrestrial kangaroos. The term is derived from the Ancient...
- Conops is a subgenus of flies from the genus Conops in the family Conopidae. The European species of the subgenus are: C. ceriaeformis Meigen, 1824 C...
- Rhododendron subgenus Azaleastrum is a subgenus of the genus Rhododendron. The subgenus included two sections, however in 2005, Choniastrum was elevated...
- species. The genus is currently split into two subgenera: subgenus Pinus (hard pines), and subgenus Strobus (soft pines). Each of the subgenera have been...
- monophyletic and differentiated in Africa, where they are endemic. Members of the subgenus Sussemionus were abundant during the Early and Middle Pleistocene of North...