Détails de l’enregistrement

Nom scientifique:
Elephas maximus

Taxonomie et nomenclature

Règne:
Animalia
Rang:
Genus
synonyme(s):
Nom(s) commun(s):
Asiatic Elephant [English]
Asian Elephant [English]

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:

Taux (fréquence) d’usage:

Hiérarchie taxonomique

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Subspecies
Subspecies
Subspecies

Références

Expert(s):
Don E. Wilson. Smithsonian Institution, MRC 108 Washington DC 20560-0108
Autres sources:
website: 2000 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species; http://www.redlist.org/
website: Mammal Species of the World; http://nmnhgoph.si.edu/msw/
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.
Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole 2000-01-01. Common Names of Mammals of the World. Smithsonian Institution Press. Washington, DC, USA. xiv + 204. 1-56098-383-3. With contributions by Bernadette N. Graham, Adam P. Potter, and Mariana M. Upmeyer.

Information géographique

Information géographique:
Southern Asia
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Commentaires

Commentaires:
Wilson & Reeder, eds. (2005): Status: CITES - Appendix I; U.S. ESA and IUCN - Endangered
Wilson & Reeder, eds. (2005): Comments: See Shoshani and Eisenberg (1982, Mammalian Species, 182), who identified three subspecies of the Asian elephant: E. m. sumatranus from the island of Sumatra, E. m. indicus from mainland Asia, and E. m. maximus from the island of Sri Lanka. See also Deraniyagala (1955). Colin Groves (pers. comm., 2002) suggested that based on small measurements and restricted ear depigmentation, the Malay elephant (hirsutus Lydekker 1914) and the Borneo elephant (borneensis Deraniyagala, 1950) should be syn...

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