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Taxon profile

subspecies

Nubian Giraffe
Giraffa camelopardalis camelopardalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Giraffidae - giraffes and okapis »  genus Giraffa »  species Giraffa camelopardalis - Giraffe

Scientific synonyms

Giraffa camelopardalis cottoni Lydekker, 1904 o
Giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi Lydekker, 1903 o
Giraffa camelopardalis rotschildi Lydekker, 1903 (misspelling) m

Other names

= Baringo Giraffe
= Rothschild's Giraffe
= South Lado Giraffe
= Ugandan Giraffe

Images


juvenile animal


Taxon in country check-lists*

Africa: Kenya, Sudan, Uganda

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Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [174469]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi Lydekker, 1903]
Data retrieved on: 30 January 2014
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 Giraffa camelopardalis camelopardalis Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
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 Giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi Lydekker, 1903]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Giraffa camelopardalis camelopardalis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Giraffa camelopardalis rotschildi Lydekker, 1903]

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Explanations

o original combination

m misspelling