Equus (Equus) caballus Linnaeus, 17…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaPerissodactylaEquidaeEquus

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Overview

Full Name

Equus (Equus) caballus Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • Horse eng
  • horse (feral) eng
  • feral horse
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Habitat

Not marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Perissodactyla
family
Equidae
genus
Equus
species
Equus caballus
 
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Description

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Bibliography

(1996) NODC Taxonomic Code

Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner (1987) Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada: Resource Publication, no. 166

Bennett, Deb, and Robert S. Hoffmann (1999) Equus caballus: Mammalian Species, no. 628

Gentry, Anthea, Juliet Clutton-Brock, and Colin P. Groves (2004) The naming of wild animal species and their domestic derivatives: Journal of Archaeological Science, vol 31

Groves, Colin, and Peter Grubb (2011) Ungulate Taxonomy

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature (2003) OPINION 2027 (Case 3010): Usage of 17 specific names based on wild species which are pre-dated by or contemporary with those based on domestic animals (Lepidoptera, Osteichthyes, Mammalia): conserved: Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, vol. 60, part 1

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)

Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. (1992) Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing

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Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (110935095) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.