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Species profile—Canis familiaris (Canidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Canidae (dogs and foxes) → Canis familiaris (dog)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Canidae (dogs and foxes)
Species
Canis familiaris (dog)
Alternate name
feral dog
domestic dog
wild dog
Taxonomy Author
Linnaeus, 1758
Endemicity
Introduced
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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