Definition of Genus Pinguinus
1. Noun. Great auk.
Generic synonyms: Bird Genus
Group relationships: Alcidae, Family Alcidae
Member holonyms: Great Auk, Pinguinus Impennis
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Pinguinus
Literary usage of Genus Pinguinus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1868)
"It is thus the same as Gray's arrangement, except in excluding the Penguins ; but in its minor details it is unique in several features. The genus Pinguinus ..."