Mephitinae
Mephitinae Mephitinae prop. n. A subfamily of mammals including the skunks; it is a subdivision not used in some classifications.

Syn: subfamily Mephitinae. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Mephitinae — Mephitinae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mephitinae — noun subdivision not used in some classifications: skunks • Syn: ↑subfamily Mephitinae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Mustelidae, ↑family Mustelidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mephitinae — Skunks Streifenskunk (Mephitis mephitis) Systematik Unterklasse: Höhere Säugetiere (Eutheria) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • subfamily Mephitinae — noun subdivision not used in some classifications: skunks • Syn: ↑Mephitinae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Mustelidae, ↑family Mustelidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mustelidae — Mustélidés Furet ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mustélidé — Mustelidae Mustélidés …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mustélidés — Mustelidae Mustélidés …   Wikipédia en Français

  • family Mustelidae — noun weasels; polecats; ferrets; minks; fishers; otters; badgers; skunks; wolverines; martens • Syn: ↑Mustelidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Carnivora, ↑order Carnivora …   Useful english dictionary

  • mammal family — noun a family of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossidae, ↑family Tachyglossidae, ↑Ornithorhynchidae, ↑family Ornithorhynchidae, ↑Didelphidae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mustelidae — noun weasels; polecats; ferrets; minks; fishers; otters; badgers; skunks; wolverines; martens • Syn: ↑family Mustelidae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Carnivora, ↑order Carnivora …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”