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generic name

Other names

= genus name
= name of a genus
generic name, or genus name, or name of a genus

(1) A scientific name of a taxon at the rank of genus.
(2) The first name of a binomen or a trinomen [Art. 5].

Source:
International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature (1999) International Code of Zoological Nomenclature. Fourth Edition. - International Trust for Zoological Nomenclature, XXIX + 306 pp.

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