genus Manis


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Noun1.genus Manis - type genus of the Manidaegenus Manis - type genus of the Manidae    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Manidae, Manidae - coextensive with the order Pholidota
anteater, pangolin, scaly anteater - toothless mammal of southern Africa and Asia having a body covered with horny scales and a long snout for feeding on ants and termites