from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In mammalogy, a genus of Phocidæ, having four incisors above and below; the monk-seals.
- n. In ornithology, a genus of warblers containing such as the common blackcap, Sylvia atricapilla.
- n. In entomology, a large and important genus of leaf-beetles, erected by Suffrian in 1852.
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