Accepted scientific name:
Mellivora capensis (Schreber, 1776) (accepted name) 4 literature references for Mellivora capensis (Schreber, 1776)
Synonyms: -
Infraspecific taxon: Mellivora capensis abyssinica Hollister, 1910
Mellivora capensis buechneri Baryshnikov, 2000
Mellivora capensis capensis (Schreber, 1776)
Mellivora capensis concisa Thomas and Wroughton, 1907
Mellivora capensis cottoni Lydekker, 1906
Mellivora capensis inaurita (Hodgson, 1836)
Mellivora capensis indica (Kerr, 1792)
Mellivora capensis leuconota Sclater, 1867
Mellivora capensis maxwelli Thomas, 1923
Mellivora capensis pumilio Pocock, 1946
Mellivora capensis signata Pocock, 1909
Mellivora capensis wilsoni Cheesman, 1920
Common names:
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Carnivora
Family Mustelidae
Genus Mellivora
Distribution: Africa; Southern Asia
Additional data: -
Source database: ITIS, Sep 2009
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Wozencraft W.C., 15-Aug-2007
Online resource: http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=621929
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:24fc69d6-60a7-102d-be47-00304854f810:col20110201