genus Cryptotis


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.genus Cryptotis - least shrews
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
A new species of small-eared shrew from Colombia and Venezuela (Mammalia: Soricomorpha: Soricidae: Genus Cryptotis).
The genus Cryptotis is ubiquitous throughout the eastern United States (Hall, 1981) and although it occurs in peninsular Florida, it has never been recorded from the Florida Keys.