Elaphodus

noun
Elaph·​o·​dus | \ə̇ˈlafədəs\

Definition of Elaphodus 

: a genus of mammals (family Cervidae) comprising the tufted deer of China which is related to the muntjacs but lacks frontal glands and has antlers greatly reduced

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History and Etymology for Elaphodus

New Latin, from Greek elaphos deer + New Latin -odus; from the large upper canines of the male

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