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Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Mustela nivalis Linnaeus 1766

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:305324


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Mustela Linnaeus 1758 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

nivalis Linnaeus 1766 [species]

Mustela

nivalis Linnaeus 1766 [nominotypical subspecies]

Mustela


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Chordata

Subphylum

Vertebrata

Infraphylum

Gnathostomata

Class

Mammalia

Subclass

Eutheria

Order

Carnivora

Suborder

Caniformia

Family

Mustelidae

Genus

Mustela

Species

nivalis

Subspecies

nivalis

Subspecies

rossica

Subspecies

vulgaris



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:

Mustela nivalis Linnaeus 1766

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:

nivalis Linnaeus 1766 [nominotypical subspecies]

Author

Year

Title

Source

Niethammer J. & F. Krapp , Eds

1993

Handbuch der Saugetiere Europas

vol. 5/II. Aula-Verlag, Wiesbaden




 

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