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Red Fox
Vulpes vulpes (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Canis vulpes Linnaeus, 1758 o

Other names

= Fox

Least Concern

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Echinococcus granulosus (Batsch, 1786) - Hydatid Worm, Taenia multiceps Leske, 1780, Trichinella spiralis (Owen, 1835), Echinococcus granulosus equinus Williams & Sweatman, 1963, Echinococcus multilocularis Leuckart, 1863, ...

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Included taxa

Number of records: 47

subspecies Vulpes vulpes abietorum Merriam, 1900 - British Columbian fox

Vulpes vulpes abietorum - British Columbian fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes alascensis Merriam, 1900 - Northern Alaskan fox

Vulpes vulpes alascensis - Northern Alaskan fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes alpherakyi Satunin, 1906 - Eastern trans-Caucasian fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes anatolica Thomas, 1920 - Anatolian fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes arabica Thomas, 1902 - Arabian fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes atlantica (Wagner, 1841) - Atlas fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes bangsi Merriam, 1900 - Labrador fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes barbara (Shaw, 1800) - Barbary fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes beringiana (Middendorff, 1875) - Anadyr fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes cascadensis Merriam, 1900 - Cascade Mountain fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes caucasica Dinnik, 1914 - North Caucasian fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes crucigera (Bechstein, 1789) - European Red Fox

Vulpes vulpes crucigera - European Red Fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes daurica Ognev, 1931 - Trans-Baikal fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes deletrix Bangs, 1898 - Newfoundland fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes dolichocrania Ognev, 1926 - Ussuri fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes dorsalis (J. E. Gray, 1838)
subspecies Vulpes vulpes flavescens J. E. Gray, 1843 - Turkmenian fox

Vulpes vulpes flavescens - Turkmenian fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes fulva Desmarest, 1820 - North American Red Fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes griffithi Blyth, 1854 - Afghan red fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes harrimani Merriam, 1900 - Kodiak fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes hellenica Douma-Petridou & Ondrias, 1980
subspecies Vulpes vulpes hoole Swinhoe, 1870 - Southern Chinese fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes ichnusae Miller, 1907 - Sardinian fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes indutus Miller, 1907 - Cyprus fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes jakutensis Ognev, 1923 - Yakutsk fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes japonica J. E. Gray, 1868 - Japanese fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes karagan (Erxleben, 1777) - Karaganda Red Fox

Vulpes vulpes karagan - Karaganda Red Fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes kenaiensis Merriam, 1900 - Kenai Peninsula fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes kurdistanica Satunin, 1906 - Trans-Caucasian montane fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes macroura Baird, 1852 - Wasatch Mountain fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes montana (Pearson, 1836) - Hill fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes necator Merriam, 1900 - Sierra Nevada red fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes nilotica (É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1803) - Nile fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes ochroxantha Ognev, 1926 - Turkestan fox

Vulpes vulpes ochroxantha - Turkestan fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes palaestina Thomas, 1920 - Palestinian fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes patwin Sacks et al., 2010 - Sacramento Valley Red Fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes peculiosa Kishida, 1924 - Korean fox

Vulpes vulpes peculiosa - Korean fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes pusilla Blyth, 1854 - White-footed fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes regalis Merriam, 1900 - Northern plains fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes rubricosa Bangs, 1898 - Nova Scotia fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes schrenckii Kishida, 1924 - Sakhalin fox

Vulpes vulpes schrenckii - Sakhalin fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes silacea Miller, 1907 - Iberian fox

Vulpes vulpes silacea - Iberian fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes splendidissima Kishida, 1924 - Kurile Island fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes stepensis Brauner, 1914 - Steppe fox

Vulpes vulpes stepensis - Steppe fox

subspecies Vulpes vulpes tobolica Ognev, 1926 - Tobolsk fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes tschiliensis Matschie, 1907 - Northern Chinese fox
subspecies Vulpes vulpes vulpes (Linnaeus, 1758) - Scandinavian Red Fox

Vulpes vulpes vulpes - Scandinavian Red Fox


Links and literature

EN ARKive [/red-fox/vulpes-vulpes/]

ARKive [http://www.arkive.org]
Data retrieved on: 16 December 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [2869ce8a-8212-46c2-8327-dfb7fabb8296]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Vulpes vulpes Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305294]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Vulpes vulpes (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3] [as Vulpes vulpes Linnaeus, 1758]
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 vulpes (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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