Taxon profile


Domestic Pig
Sus scrofa domesticus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Suidae »  genus Sus - Wild Boars »  species Sus scrofa - Eurasian Wild Boar

Scientific synonyms

Sus domesticus Linnaeus, 1758
Sus scrofa domestica Linnaeus, 1758
Sus scrofa f. domestica


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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Taenia solium Linnaeus, 1758, Sarcoptes scabiei var. suis, Globocephalus longemucronatus Molin, 1861, Trichinella spiralis (Owen, 1835), Haematopinus suis (Linnaeus, 1758) - Hog Louse, ...

Related glossary terms

suckling pig

Links and literature

CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Sus scrofa f. domestica]

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