Taxon profile


Barbary Wild Boar
Sus scrofa algirus Loche, 1867

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Suidae »  genus Sus - Wild Boars »  species Sus scrofa - Eurasian Wild Boar

Scientific synonyms

Sus scrofa algira Loche, 1867
Sus scrofa barbarus Sclater, 1860
Sus scrofa sahariensis Heim de Balzac, 1937

Other names

= North African boar


Sus scrofa algirus - Barbary Wild Boar

Author: Ronny Graf

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Panthera leo leo (Linnaeus, 1758) - Barbary Lion

Links and literature

CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Sus scrofa barbarus Sclater, 1860]

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