Taxon profile


Eastern Long-beaked Echidna
Zaglossus bartoni Thomas, 1907

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Tachyglossa »  family Tachyglossidae - echidnas »  genus Zaglossus

Scientific synonyms

Tachyglossus bartoni
Zaglossus bruijni bartoni
Zaglossus bubuensis

Other names

= Barton's Long-beaked Echidna
= Barton's Long-nosed Echidna

IUCN category:Critically Endangered


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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Zaglossus bartoni bartoni Thomas, 1907 - Barton's Echidna
subspecies Zaglossus bartoni clunius Thomas & W. Rothschild, 1922 - Saruwaged Echidna
subspecies Zaglossus bartoni diamondi Flannery & Groves, 1998 - Central Guinea Echidna
subspecies Zaglossus bartoni smeenki Flannery & Groves, 1998 - Eastern Guinea Echidna

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