Taxon profile


Visayan Warty Pig
Sus cebifrons (Heude, 1888)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Suidae »  genus Sus - Wild Boars

Other names

= Cebu Bearded Pig
= Visasyas Warty Pig

IUCN category:Critically Endangered


juvenile animal

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Sus cebifrons cebifrons Heude, 1888 - Cebus Warty Pig
subspecies Sus cebifrons negrinus (Sanborn, 1952) - Negros Warty Pig

Sus cebifrons negrinus - Negros Warty Pig

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 cebifrons Heude, 1888]
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 cebifrons Heude, 1888]

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extinct taxon