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last update 29 August 2013 | version 2.6.2

 

Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Rangifer tarandus (Linnaeus 1758)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:305273


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Rangifer Smith, H. 1827 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

tarandus Linnaeus 1758 [species]

Cervus

tarandus Linnaeus 1758 [nominotypical subspecies]

Cervus


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Chordata

Subphylum

Vertebrata

Infraphylum

Gnathostomata

Class

Mammalia

Subclass

Eutheria

Order

Artiodactyla

Family

Cervidae

Genus

Rangifer

Species

tarandus

Subspecies

fennicus

Subspecies

platyrhynchus

Subspecies

sibiricus

Subspecies

tarandus



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:

Rangifer tarandus (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.

Species synonyms:

tarandus Linnaeus 1758 [nominotypical subspecies]

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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