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Giraffa (giraffe)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Giraffidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1762Giraffa Brisson p. 12
1988Giraffa Carroll
2003Giraffa Hassanin and Douzery p. 212
2003Giraffa Mitchell and Skinner p. 59
2008Giraffa Agnarsson and May-Collado p. 974 figs. Fig. 5
2010Giraffa Harris et al. p. 806
2010Giraffa Kahn et al. p. 122

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
Pecora()
familyGiraffidae
tribeGiraffini
genusGiraffa

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
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