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|Noun||1.||animal group - a group of animals |
biological group - a group of plants or animals
team - two or more draft animals that work together to pull something
brood - the young of an animal cared for at one time
flock - a group of birds
fauna, zoology - all the animal life in a particular region or period; "the fauna of China"; "the zoology of the Pliocene epoch"
herd - a group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of the same kind that are herded by humans
herd - a group of wild mammals of one species that remain together: antelope or elephants or seals or whales or zebra
pack - a group of hunting animals
pod - a group of aquatic mammals
pride - a group of lions
clowder - a group of cats
caste - in some social insects (such as ants) a physically distinct individual or group of individuals specialized to perform certain functions in the colony
colony - (microbiology) a group of organisms grown from a single parent cell
warren - a colony of rabbits
breed, strain, stock - a special variety of domesticated animals within a species; "he experimented on a particular breed of white rats"; "he created a new strain of sheep"
drove - a group of animals (a herd or flock) moving together
litter - the offspring at one birth of a multiparous mammal