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Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Vulpes vulpes (Linnaeus 1758)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:305294


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Vulpes Bowdich 1821 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

vulpes Linnaeus 1758 [species]

Canis

vulpes Linnaeus 1758 [nominotypical subspecies]

Canis


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Chordata

Subphylum

Vertebrata

Infraphylum

Gnathostomata

Class

Mammalia

Subclass

Eutheria

Order

Carnivora

Suborder

Caniformia

Family

Canidae

Genus

Vulpes

Species

vulpes

Subspecies

anatolica

Subspecies

hellenica

Subspecies

ichnusae

Subspecies

silacea

Subspecies

stepensis

Subspecies

vulpes



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:

Vulpes vulpes (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:

vulpes 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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