genus Desmodus


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Related to genus Desmodus: Desmodus rotundus, Diphylla ecaudata, Spectral Bat
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Noun1.genus Desmodus - type genus of the Desmodontidae: vampire batsgenus Desmodus - type genus of the Desmodontidae: vampire bats
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Desmodontidae, family Desmodontidae - true vampire bats
Desmodus rotundus - mouse-sized bat of tropical Central America and South America having sharp incisor and canine teeth; feeds on the blood of birds and mammals