Cervus Linnaeus 1758 (deer)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Cervidae

Synonyms: Cervus (Elaphurus) Milne-Edwards 1866, Cervus (Rucervus) Hodgson 1838, Cervus (Rusa) Smith 1827, Elaphurus Milne-Edwards 1866, Przewalskium Flerov 1930, Rucervus Hodgson 1838, Rusa Smith 1827

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Cervini according to A. Hassanin and E. J. P. Douzery 2003

See also Agnarsson and May-Collado 2008, Capasso Barbato and Gliozzi 1995, Carroll 1988, Gray 1825, Grubb 2000, Hassanin et al. 2012, Kurten and Anderson 1980, Leidy 1860, Linnaeus 1758, Owen 1848, Pitra et al. 2004, Shoshani et al. 1989 and Zhang et al. 1980

Sister taxa: Bohlinella, Croizetoceros, Eucladoceros

Subtaxa: Cervus (Cervequus) Cervus (Cervus) Cervus (Furcifer) Cervus (Metacervocerus) Cervus (Panolia) Cervus aguangae Cervus albirostris Cervus alfredi Cervus anocerus Cervus bertholdi Cervus brevitrabalis Cervus canadensis Cervus cornaliai Cervus costrizensis Cervus curtocerus Cervus dichotomus Cervus dicranocerus Cervus duvaucelii Cervus elaphus Cervus eldii Cervus feae Cervus fortis Cervus fortisi Cervus gouazoubira Cervus latus Cervus lucasi Cervus lydekkeri Cervus mariannus Cervus mediterraneus Cervus nanus Cervus nippon Cervus obscurus Cervus partschii Cervus porcinus Cervus pyrenaicus Cervus ruscinensis Cervus schomburgki Cervus timorensis Cervus trigonocerus Cervus unicolor Elaphurus davidianus Rusa equina

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (1 collection), Austria (1), Belgium (1), Canada (5: Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Yukon), China (21), Croatia (2), the Czech Republic (2), France (29), Georgia (1), Germany (20), Greece (14), Hungary (10), India (2), Indonesia (4), Israel (4), Italy (40), Japan (8), Kyrgyzstan (2), Monaco (6), the Netherlands (4), Pakistan (1), the Philippines (1), Portugal (2), Romania (3), the Russian Federation (4), Slovakia (1), Spain (21), Taiwan (3), Thailand (1), Turkey (4), Turkmenistan (1), the United Kingdom (18), United States (44: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, Montana, New Mexico, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia), Uzbekistan (1), Vietnam (2)

• Blancan of United States (5: California, Idaho)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Bulgaria (1), France (4), Greece (4), India (1), Italy (3), Nepal (1), Spain (1), Tajikistan (1), Turkey (1)

• Pliocene of Azerbaijan (1), China (1), France (4), Georgia (1), Greece (3), Hungary (7), India (3), Italy (5), Japan (2), Moldova (3), the Netherlands (1), Poland (2), Romania (10), the Russian Federation (2), Slovakia (3), Spain (3), Tajikistan (1), Turkey (1), Turkmenistan (1), Ukraine (7)

• Miocene to Pleistocene of Spain (1)

• Miocene of China (1), Moldova (2), Spain (1)

• Neogene of Italy (1), Taiwan (7)

Total: 380 collections including 434 occurrences

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