subgenus


sub·ge·nus

noun \ˈsəb-ˌjē-nəs\

Definition of SUBGENUS

:  a category in biological classification ranking below a genus and above a species

Origin of SUBGENUS

New Latin
First Known Use: 1813

Rhymes with SUBGENUS

sub·ge·nus

noun \ˈsəb-ˌjē-nəs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural sub·gen·e·ra \-ˌjen-ər-ə\

Medical Definition of SUBGENUS

: a category in biological classification ranking below a genus and above a species

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