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Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Sus scrofa Linnaeus 1758

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Geographic variation obscured by translocations

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:305279


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Sus Linnaeus 1758 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

scrofa Linnaeus 1758 [species]

Sus

Geographic variation obscured by translocations

scrofa Linnaeus 1758 [nominotypical subspecies]

Sus


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Chordata

Subphylum

Vertebrata

Infraphylum

Gnathostomata

Class

Mammalia

Subclass

Eutheria

Order

Artiodactyla

Family

Suidae

Genus

Sus

Species

scrofa

Subspecies

majori

Subspecies

meridionalis

Subspecies

scrofa



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:

Sus scrofa 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:

scrofa 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.



Version

Date modified

Version — release date

25 January 2005

Version 1.2 — 7 March 2005


 

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