Taxon profile


Indian Wild Boar
Sus scrofa cristatus Wagner, 1839

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 andamanensis Blyth, 1858
Sus cristatus Wagner, 1839 o
Sus scrofa affinis Gray, 1847
Sus scrofa aipomus Gray, 1868
Sus scrofa bengalensis Blyth, 1860
Sus scrofa indicus Gray, 1843
Sus scrofa isonotus Hodgson, 1842
Sus scrofa jubatus Miller, 1906
Sus scrofa typicus Lydekker, 1900
Sus scrofa zeylonensis Blyth, 1851

Other names

= Indian Wild Pig


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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Cuon alpinus alpinus (Pallas, 1811) - Alpine Wolf, Panthera leo persica (Meyer, 1826) - Asiatic Lion

Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Sus scrofa cristatus Wagner, 1839]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Sus scrofa cristatus Wagner, 1839]

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