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last update 29 August 2013 | version 2.6.2

 

Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Cervus elaphus Linnaeus 1758

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Geographic variation obscured by translocations

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:305262


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Cervus Linnaeus 1758 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

elaphus Linnaeus 1758 [species]

Cervus

Geographic variation obscured by translocations

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Chordata

Subphylum

Vertebrata

Infraphylum

Gnathostomata

Class

Mammalia

Subclass

Eutheria

Order

Artiodactyla

Family

Cervidae

Genus

Cervus

Species

elaphus



Distribution

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Experts

Name

Fauna Europaea status

Bogdanowicz, Prof. Dr Wieslaw

group coordinator

Bogdanowicz, Prof. Dr Wieslaw

taxonomic specialist

Zagorodniuk, Dr Igor

associate specialist


References

Accepted name:

Cervus elaphus Linnaeus 1758

Author

Year

Title

Source

Mitchell-Jones A. J., Amori G., Bogdanowicz W., Krystufek B., Reijnders P.J.H., Spitzenberger F., Stubbe M., Thissen J.B.M., Vohralik V. & J. Zima

1999

The atlas of European Mammals

Academic Press, London, 484 pp.




 

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