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Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Erinaceus europaeus Linnaeus 1758

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:305459


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Erinaceus Linnaeus 1758 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

europaeus Linnaeus 1758 [species]

Erinaceus

europaeus Linnaeus 1758 [nominotypical subspecies]

Erinaceus


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Chordata

Subphylum

Vertebrata

Infraphylum

Gnathostomata

Class

Mammalia

Subclass

Eutheria

Order

Insectivora

Family

Erinaceidae

Genus

Erinaceus

Species

europaeus

Subspecies

europaeus

Subspecies

hispanicus

Subspecies

italicus



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:

Erinaceus europaeus 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:

europaeus 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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