Détails de l’enregistrement

Nom scientifique:
Caracal

Taxonomie et nomenclature

Règne:
Animalia
Rang:
Subfamily
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Statut taxonomique

Courant:
valid

Indicateurs de qualité des données

Évaluation de la crédibilité de l’enregistrement:
TWG standards met
Traitement des espèces au niveau mondial:
complete
Taux (fréquence) d’usage:
2006

Hiérarchie taxonomique

- à partir du règne

Kingdom
Subkingdom
Infrakingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Infraphylum
Superclass
Class
Subclass
Infraclass
Order
Suborder
Family
Subfamily

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Species

Références

Expert(s):
Alfred L. Gardner. Curator of North American mammals and Chief of Mammal Section, National Biological Service, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA
W. Christopher Wozencraft. Division of Natural Sciences, Bethel College, 1001 W. McKinley Ave., Mishawaka, IN 46545
Autres sources:
Références:
Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 2005-10-01. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2. Johns Hopkins University Press. Baltimore, Maryland, USA. 2142. 0-8018-8221-4. .
Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. 1992-01-01. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing. Smithsonian Institution Press. Washington, DC, USA. xviii + 1207. 1-56098-217-9. Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing.

Information géographique

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Commentaires

Commentaires:
Wilson & Reeder, eds. (2005): Comments: Recent studies (Groves, 1982a; Král and Zima, 1980) emphasized the closeness of this taxon to Felis and the separation of it from Lynx (sensu Simpson, 1945). Weigel (1961), Hemmer (1978), and Werdelin (1981) placed caracal Schreber in the monotypic Caracal followed here (placed in Urolynchus by Kratochvíl, 1982c). Bininda-Emonds et al. (1999) and Mattern and McLennan (2000) considered Caracal the sister taxon to Leptailurus serval. However Mattern and McLennan then considered this pair rela...

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