Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Class Mammalia > Subclass Eutheria > Order Artiodactyla > Family Suidae > Genus Sus

Sus scrofa Linnaeus, 1758

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

SusLinnaeus, 1758accepted genus name


Sus scrofa majori de Beaux &Festa, 1927
Sus scrofa meridionalis Forsyth Major, 1882
Sus scrofa scrofa Linnaeus, 1758

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: derri i egër sources: DHORA, DH. 2008: Fjalor i emrave të kafshëve të Shqipërisë (Emri shkencor – Shqip – Anglisht) / Dictionary of animal names of Albania (Scientific names – Albanian – English). Camaj – Pipa. Shkodër, Albania. pp. 288.
 Danish: Vildsvin sources: danish PESI focal point
 Dutch: Wild zwijn sources: Dutch Species Register
 English-United States: Wild Boar sources: Charles Hussey
 German: Wildschwein sources: german PESI focal point
 Greek: Αγριόχοιρος sources: Greek PESI focal point
 Israel (Hebrew): חזיר בר sources: Hebrew PESI focal point
 Lithuanian: šernas sources: Lithuanian PESI focal point
 Norwegian Bokmål: villsvin sources: Systema Naturae, 10th ed., 1:49
 Norwegian Nynorsk: villsvin sources: Systema Naturae, 10th ed., 1:49
 Romanian: Porcul mistreţ sources: Romania PESI focal point
 Russian: дикая свинья; кабан sources: Russian PESI focal point
 Slovenian: divji prašič sources: Slovenian PESI focal point
 Spanish, Castillian: Jabalí sources: spanish PESI focal point
 Swedish: tamsvin; vildsvin
 Turkish: Yaban domuzu sources: Turkish PESI focal point
 Ukrainian: дикий кабан; Кабан звичайний; Свиня дика



External Links



Prof. Dr Wieslaw Bogdanowicz. Sus scrofa Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=305279




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