Taxon profile


Swift Fox
Vulpes velox (Say, 1823)

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

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Vulpes velox hebes Merriam, 1902 - Northern Swift Fox
subspecies Vulpes velox mutica Merriam, 1902 - San Joaquin Kit Fox

Vulpes velox mutica - San Joaquin Kit Fox

subspecies Vulpes velox velox (Say, 1823) - Southern kit fox

Vulpes velox velox - Southern kit fox

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 Vulpes velox Say, 1823]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Vulpes velox (Say, 1823)]

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