Canis Linnaeus, 1758

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaCarnivoraCanidae

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  • 21

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Canis Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • dogs eng
  • foxes eng
  • jackals eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

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
Carnivora
family
Canidae
genus
Canis
species
21
 
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Bibliography

Daniel González-Acuña,Castro,Dolores del Carmen,Gonzalez,S. (2004) Ectoparasitic species from Canis familiaris (Linne) in Buenos Aires province, Argentina
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/45084

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Opinion 91 Thirty-five generic names of Mammals placed on the Official List of Generic Names.Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 73(4), 1 (1926)

Lance A. Durden,Horak,Ivan G.,Beaucournu,Jean-Claude,Matthee,Sonja,Ueckermann,Eddie A.,McGeoch,Melodie A. (2007) Epifaunistic arthropod parasites of the four-striped mouse, Rhabdomys pumilio, in the Western Cape Province, South Africa
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/47687

Lassnig,H.,Prosl,H.,Hinterdorfer,F. (1998) Parasites of the red fox (Vulpes vulpes) in Styria
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/40381

Louw,J. P.,Horak,Ivan G.,Bryson,N. R.,Hohn,E. W. (2000) Ectoparasites of dogs belonging to people in resource-poor communities in North West Province, South Africa
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/46152

Steel,T. (1919) The external parasites of the dingo (Canis dingo Blumenbach)
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/45080

Ugochukwu,E. I.,Nnadozie,C. C. (1985) Ectoparasitic infestation of dogs in Bendel State, Nigeria
DOI:http://phthiraptera.info/node/46534

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.