Equus Linnaeus, 1758

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaPerissodactylaEquidae

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This is Equus Linnaeus, 1758 as seen by GBIF Backbone Taxonomy checklist.

Overview

Full Name

Equus Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • horses eng
  • Pferde deu
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Syst. Nat. , 10th ed. vol. 1 p. 73

Habitat

Not marine

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Perissodactyla
family
Equidae
genus
Equus
species
44
 
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Bibliography

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Opinion 271 Addition to the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology of the generic names Equus Linnaeus, 1758 (class Mammalia) and Aica Linnaeus, 1758 (class Aves) (Opinion supplementary to Opinion 16).Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 6(3), 41-50 (1954)

Source information

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Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 29, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

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