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genus group
(English) According to the Code: in the hierarchy of classification the group of taxa ranked between the family group and the species group. The genus group includes taxa at the ranks of genus and subgenus. Names for collective groups, and for ichnotaxa established at the genus-group level, are treated as genus-group names. (See also: Code, taxon, ichnotaxon)
(French) D’après le Code, dans la hiérarchie de la classification, groupe de taxa rangé entre le groupe-famille et le groupe-espèce. Le groupe-genre comprend les taxa des rangs genre et sous-genre. Groupes collectifs et ichnotaxa sont des groupes-genre. (See also: Code, taxon, ichnotaxon)
grupo do género
(Portuguese) Do Código, na hierarquia da classificação a categoria entre a família e a espécie. (See also: Code, taxon, ichnotaxon)

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