Translation of genus in Spanish:


género, n.

Pronunciation /ˈdʒiːnəs//ˈdʒinəs//ˈdʒɛnəs/

nounPlural genera

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    género masculine
    • The three named genera of the family are apparently endemic to the southwestern North American craton.
    • The identification of two named genera in a single organism presents a taxonomic dilemma.
    • The cephalochordates include only about twenty species of two genera of organisms commonly called amphioxus.
    • In addition, honeyeaters are known to forage on a range of plant families, genera and species at any one time, and do not rely on a single plant species for food.
    • Both the genus and species name of this aggressive flycatcher are from the Latin word for tyrant.