Taxon profile


African Golden Wolf
Canis anthus F. Cuvier, 1820

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

Scientific synonyms

Canis aureus anthus F. Cuvier, 1820


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Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Canis anthus algirensis Wagner, 1841 - Algerian Golden Jackal
subspecies Canis anthus anthus F. Cuvier, 1820
subspecies Canis anthus bea Heller, 1914 - Serengeti jackal

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subspecies Canis anthus lupaster Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833 - Egyptian jackal
subspecies Canis anthus riparius Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1832 - Abyssinian Jackal
subspecies Canis anthus soudanicus Thomas, 1903 - Variegated jackal

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 Canis aureus anthus F. Cuvier, 1820]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008

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