Taxon profile


Asinus Gray, 1824

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Perissodactyla - odd-toed ungulates »  family Equidae - horses »  genus Equus - horses

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Equus africanus von Heuglin & Fitzinger, 1866 - African Ass

Equus africanus

species Equus hemionus Pallas, 1775 - Asian Wild Ass

Equus hemionus

species Equus kiang Moorcroft, 1841 - Kiang

Equus kiang

Fossil taxa

species Equus calobatus - Stilt-legged Onager
species Equus cumminsii Cope, 1901 - Cummin’s Ass
species Equus hydruntinus Regalia, 1904 - European Ass
Quaternary: Upper Pleistocene – Chibanian
species Equus tabeti Arambourg, 1970
species Equus tau Owen, 1869 - Pygmy Onager

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [70b18fb8-78d1-46ea-94ba-97d75421553f]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Asinus Gray, 1824]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015

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extinct taxon