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Cervus elaphus (red deer)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Cervidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Cervus elaphus Linnaeus
1902Cervus merriami Nelson
1911Cervus elaphus Thomas p. 151
1927Cervus elaphus Boule and De Villeneuve p. 38
1936Cervus merriami Ayer p. 612
1980Cervus elaphus Kurten and Anderson p. 317
1982Cervus elaphus Churchur and Peterson p. 251
2006Cervus elaphus Ludt et al.
2008Cervus elaphus Agnarsson and May-Collado p. 974 figs. Fig. 5
2010Cervus elaphus Gentry p. 821
2015Cervus elaphus Gruwier et al. p. 37 figs. Table 1
2018Cervus elaphus Eshelman et al. p. 9

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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()
Amniota
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
Pecora()
familyCervidae
Plesiometacarpalia
tribeCerviniGoldfuss 1820
genusCervus
specieselaphus

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
No diagnoses are available