genus Orycteropus


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Noun1.genus Orycteropus - coextensive with the family Orycteropodidaegenus Orycteropus - coextensive with the family Orycteropodidae
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
aardvark, Orycteropus afer, ant bear, anteater - nocturnal burrowing mammal of the grasslands of Africa that feeds on termites; sole extant representative of the order Tubulidentata