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Definition of Genera

  • See Genus.

How to use genera in a sentence. Genera pronunciation.

All that I ask, however, is that _marked_ specimens of the different genera be closely watched; I am confident that if this plan be followed, the truthfulness of this proposition will soon be universally acknowledged.
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Sir John Lubbock's remarks anent the four genera of slave-making ants are so interesting that I may be pardoned for quoting them entire.
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As the Book of the Covenant, and the whole Jehovistic writing in genera], reflects the first pre-prophetic period in the history of the cultus, so Deuteronomy is the legal expression of the second period of struggle and transition.
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The facts thus far reported imply the suggestion that heredity of the genus is determined by the proteins of a definite constitution differing from the proteins of other genera.
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And all Levitical sacrifices can be referred to these members as to their own homes [genera].
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My work on the Cirripedia possesses, I think, considerable value, as besides describing several new and remarkable forms, I made out the homologies of the various parts-I discovered the cementing apparatus, though I blundered dreadfully about the cement glands-and lastly I proved the existence in certain genera of minute males complemental to and parasitic on the hermaphrodites.
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That they have diverged greatly is obvious from the manner in which species of all kinds can be classed under genera, genera under families, families under sub-orders and so forth; and I can remember the very spot in the road, whilst in my carriage, when to my joy the solution occurred to me; and this was long after I had come to Down.
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I think I have already taken several new genera.
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It is exceedingly interesting observing the difference of genera and species from those which I know, it is however much less than I had expected.
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I am at present red-hot with spiders; they are very interesting, and if I am not mistaken I have already taken some new genera.
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By the way, I take credit to myself in giving my Journal a less scientific air in having printed all names of species and genera in Romans; the printing looks, also, better.
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It is interesting to learn from his diary the amount of time which he gave to different genera.
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Literally, not one species is properly defined; not one naturalist has ever taken the trouble to open the shell of any species to describe it scientifically, and yet all the genera have half-a-dozen synonyms.
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I shall do what I can in fossil Cirripedia, and should be very grateful for specimens; but I do not believe that species (and hardly genera) can be defined by single valves; as in every recent species yet examined their forms vary greatly: to describe a species by valves alone, is the same as to describe a crab from SMALL portions of its carapace alone, these portions being highly variable, and not, as in Crustacea, modelled over viscera.
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Will not this account for the odd genera with few species which stand between great groups, which we are bound to consider the increasing ones?
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It has often struck me as a curious point to find out, whether there are many European genera in Tierra del Fuego which are not found along the ridge of the Cordillera; the separation in such case would be so enormous.
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Do point out in any sketch you draw up, what genera are American and what European, and how great the differences of the species are, when the genera are European, for the sake of the ignoramuses.
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From some facts, which I have collected, I have been led to conclude that the fauna of mountains are EITHER remarkably similar (sometimes in the presence of the same species and at other times of same genera), OR that they are remarkably dissimilar; and it has occurred to me that possibly part of this peculiarity of the St. Helena and Galapagos floras may be attributed to a great part of these two Floras being mountain Floras.
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In discussion with Mr. Gould, I found that in most of the genera of birds which range over the whole or greater part of the world, the individual species have wider ranges, thus the Owl is mundane, and many of the species have very wide ranges.
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Is it not so with Cryptogamic plants; have not most of the species wide ranges, in those genera which are mundane?
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Examples of Genera

Example #1
Reptiles and certain fishes are homing animals, and this habit is especially noticeable in the land or box terrapin.
Example #2
This proposition is new, being formulated and advanced by myself alone, therefore I expect that it will be negatived by many investigators.
Example #3
Here, we have an example of degeneration in the mentality of an animal incident to the enervating influence of slavery.
Example #4
The facts indicate mental degeneration.
Example #5
The historical order is all the more certain because the literary dependence of Deuteronomy on the Jehovistic laws and narratives can be demonstrated independently, and is an admitted fact.
Example #6
It is rightly therefore assigned by historical criticism to the period of the attacks made on the Bamoth by the reforming party at Jerusalem.