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Saiga tatarica

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

Taxonomy
Capra tatarica was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant.

It was recombined as Saiga tatarica by Gray (1843), Frick (1937), Kurten and Anderson (1980) and Agnarsson and May-Collado (2008).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Capra tatarica Linnaeus
1843Saiga tatarica Gray
1937Saiga ricei Frick
1937Saiga tatarica Frick
1980Saiga tatarica Kurten and Anderson p. 326
2008Saiga tatarica Agnarsson and May-Collado p. 979 figs. Fig. 5

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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()
familyBovidae
subfamilyAntilopinaeGray 1821
genusSaigaGray 1843
speciestatarica(Linnaeus 1758)

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