genus Gazella


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Noun1.genus Gazella - typical gazellesgenus Gazella - typical gazelles      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
gazelle - small swift graceful antelope of Africa and Asia having lustrous eyes
Gazella thomsoni, Thomson's gazelle - East African gazelle; the smallest gazelle
Gazella subgutturosa - a kind of gazelle
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Chinkara (Gazella bennettii) belongs to order Artiodactyla, family Bovidae, and genus Gazella. Chinkara dominates in South Asian region.
The studied dental material affords no justification for separating them generically from Gazella: prominent narrow styles, absence/vestigial entostyles, small ectostylids and prominent goat folds on the lower molars are the characters that support their inclusion to the genus Gazella (Table I).
Despite the blackbuck's unique and distinctive coloration, its closest relatives are gazelles (genus Gazella), which are found in both Africa and Asia.