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Giraffa camelopardalis (giraffe)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Giraffidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Cervus camelopardalis Linnaeus p. 66
1762Giraffa camelopardalis Brisson
1911Giraffa camelopardalis Thomas p. 150
1998Giraffa camelopardalis International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature p. 65
2003Giraffa camelopardalis Mitchell and Skinner p. 63
2004Giraffa camelopardalis Geraads et al. p. 184
2008Giraffa camelopardalis Agnarsson and May-Collado p. 974 figs. Fig. 5
2010Giraffa camelopardalis Harris et al. p. 806

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

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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