Equus (Asinus) asinus Linnaeus, 1758

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaPerissodactylaEquidaeEquus

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Full Name

Equus (Asinus) asinus Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • African Wild Ass eng
  • Ass eng
  • burro eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

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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 asinus
 
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Bibliography

(1996) NODC Taxonomic Code

Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes (2003) Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada

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

Grinder, Martha I., Paul R. Krausman, and Robert S. Hoffmann (2006) Equus asinus: Mammalian Species, no. 794

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

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

Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. (2005) Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2

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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.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.