Taxon profile


Tragulus Brisson, 1762

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Tragulidae - chevrotains

Type taxon:Cervus javanicus Osbeck, 1765

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Tragulus javanicus (Osbeck, 1765) - Javan Chevrotain

Tragulus javanicus

species Tragulus kanchil (Raffles, 1821) - Pygmy Mouse Deer

Tragulus kanchil

species Tragulus napu (F. Cuvier, 1822) - Greater Mouse Deer

Tragulus napu

species Tragulus nigricans Thomas, 1892 - Balabac Mouse Deer

Tragulus nigricans

species Tragulus versicolor Thomas, 1910 - Silver-backed Chevrotain
species Tragulus williamsoni Kloss, 1916 - Williamson's Chevrotain

Fossil taxa

species Tragulus sivalensis Lydekker, 1882
Tertiary: Upper Miocene

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1298226]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Tragulus Brisson, 1762]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.



extinct taxon