Taxon profile


Bush Dog
Speothos venaticus (Lund, 1842)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Canidae - dogs and allies »  genus Speothos

IUCN category:Near Threatened



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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Echinococcus vogeli Rausch & Bernstein, 1972

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Speothos venaticus panamensis Goldman, 1912
subspecies Speothos venaticus venaticus (Lund, 1842)
subspecies Speothos venaticus wingei Ihering, 1911

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [20468]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Speothos venaticus (Lund, 1842)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Speothos venaticus Lund, 1842]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Speothos venaticus (Lund, 1842)]

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