Taxon profile


Giraffa Brisson, 1762

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Giraffidae - giraffes and okapis »  subfamily Giraffinae

Scientific synonyms

Camelopardalis von Schreber, 1784
Orasius Oken, 1816

Temporal range:Pliocene - recent
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Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 7

species Giraffa camelopardalis (Linnaeus, 1758) - Giraffe

Giraffa camelopardalis - Giraffe

species Giraffa jumae Leakey, 1967
species Giraffa priscilla Pilgrim, 1911
species Giraffa punjabiensis Pilgrim, 1911
species Giraffa pygmaea Harris, 1976
species Giraffa sivalensis (Falconer & Cautley, 1843)
species Giraffa stillei (Dietrich, 1942)

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extinct taxon