Taxon profile


Thomson's Gazelle
Eudorcas thomsonii (Günther, 1884)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Bovidae - cattle, antelopes, sheep and goats »  genus Eudorcas

Scientific synonyms

Gazella thomsonii Günther, 1884 o
Gazella thomsoni Günther, 1884 (misspelling) m

IUCN category:Near Threatened


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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Canis mesomelas Schreber, 1775 - Black-backed Jackal, Lycaon pictus (Temminck, 1820) - African Wild Dog, Acinonyx jubatus (Schreber, 1775) - Cheetah, Leptailurus serval (Schreber, 1776) - Serval, Panthera leo (Linnaeus, 1758) - Lion, ...

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Eudorcas thomsonii nasalis (Lönnberg, 1908) - Serengeti Thomson's gazelle
subspecies Eudorcas thomsonii thomsonii (Günther, 1884) - Eastern Thomson's gazelle

Eudorcas thomsonii thomsonii - Eastern Thomson's gazelle

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [8982]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Eudorcas thomsonii (Günther, 1884)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Eudorcas thomsonii Günther, 1884]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Gazella thomsonii Günther, 1884]

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