Phacochoerus


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Phacochoerus: Phacochoerus africanus
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Phacochoerus - warthogsPhacochoerus - warthogs        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Suidae, Suidae - pigs; hogs; boars
warthog - African wild swine with warty protuberances on the face and large protruding tusks
References in periodicals archive ?
Cuvier Gaa Armadillo Dasypus novemcinctus 12 Linneaus Gon' Tejon Nasua nasua Linneaus 8 Goyo' Gallina Dendrortyx macroura 6 de monte Jardine & Selby Indii mixtii Tigrillo Leopardus wiedii 5 Schinz Aga xana Jabali Phacochoerus 4 aethiopicus Pallas E'kha Zorrillo Conepatus mesoleucus 4 Lichtenstein A'un Iguana Iguana iguana 4 Linneaus Gayuu Mapache Procyon lotor 3 Linneaus Indii Jaguar o tigre Panthera onca 3 Linneaus Xowe Tlacuache Didelphis virginiana 2 Kerr Cuadro 2.
The protected areas support a rich diversity of ungulates and potential prey including blue wildebeest Connochaetes taurinus, common warthog Phacochoerus africanus, greater kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros, impala Aepyceros melampus, nyala Tragelaphus angasii, plains zebra Equus quagga and waterbuck Kobus ellipsiprymnus.
2017: Magnetic alignment in warthogs (Phacochoerus africanus) and wild boar (Sus scrofa).
The sylvatic cycle has been implicated in most outbreaks reported near national parks where infected warthogs (Phacochoerus africanus) and soft tick (Ornithodoros spp.) vectors are present (1).
This occurs mostly on private land, with the most commonly hunted species being impala (Aepyceros melampus), warthog (Phacochoerus aethiopicus), and kudu (Tragelaphus strepsiceros), which all share habitat with the SGH.
No muss, no fuss, Jakes had his trackers haul the vlakvark (aka bushpig or Phacochoerus africamis) off to camp while we continued our hunt.
Sin embargo, entre estos ultimos exiten diferencias; ya que mientras que el jabali europeo es susceptible a la infeccion y presenta sintomas y mortalidad similares al cerdo domestico; los jabalis africanos, warthogs (Phacochoerus aethiopicus) y bushpigs (Potamochoerus porcus), sufren infecciones inaparentes, desarrollando un papel importante en la transmision del virus en el continente africano.
The big sights and lumpy Browning controls actually do lend a slightly Phacochoerus aethiopicus appearance to the piece.
The other four genera are Babirusa, Hylochloerus, Phacochoerus, and Potomochoerus.