Canis lagopus Linnaeus, 1758

Species synonym in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaCarnivoraCanidaeVulpesVulpes lagopus

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Overview

Taxonomic status

Homotypic synonym of Vulpes lagopus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Remarks

Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Canis Linnaeus, 1758

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Carnivora
family
Canidae
genus
Vulpes
species
Vulpes lagopus
 
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Bibliography

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Opinion 384 Addition to the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology of the names of fifty-two genera of the order Carnivora (class Mammalia) including twenty-nine from which have been reported Parasites common to man.Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 12(5), 71-190 (1956)

Known issues

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  • conflicting basionym combination

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 Official Lists and Indexes of Names in Zoology.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.