genus Mephitis


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Noun1.genus Mephitis - in some classifications: type genus of the subfamily Mephitinaegenus Mephitis - in some classifications: type genus of the subfamily Mephitinae
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Mustelidae, Mustelidae - weasels; polecats; ferrets; minks; fishers; otters; badgers; skunks; wolverines; martens
Mephitis mephitis, striped skunk - most common and widespread North American skunk
hooded skunk, Mephitis macroura - of Mexico and southernmost parts of southwestern United States