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MAMMALIA Linnaeus, 1758 (mammals)

Subtaxa

Rank Taxon #subtaxa #photos #macrophotos #microphotos #refs
Order ARTIODACTYLA Owen, 1841 (even-toed ungulates) 14 68 11   39
Order CARNIVORA Bowdich, 1821 (carnivores) 11 13 9   24
Order CETARTIODACTYLA (an order of marine mammals) 10       12
Order CHIROPTERA Blumenbach, 1779 (bats) 3 6     16
Order INSECTIVORA Cuvier, 1817 (insectivores) 5 38     10
Order LAGOMORPHA Brandt, 1855 (rabbits and hares) 3        
Family LEPORIDAE G. Fischer, 1817 (rabbits and hares) 3        
Species Lepus europaeus Pallas, 1778 (Brown Hare)   1     2
Species Lepus timidus Linnaeus, 1758 (Mountain Hare)         3
Species Oryctolagus cuniculus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Rabbit, European Rabbit)     10   1
Order PERISSODACTYLA Owen, 1848 (horses) 1        
Family EQUIDAE Gray, 1821 (horses) 1        
Species Equus ferus Boddaert, 1785 (Horse)   5     3
Order PRIMATES Linnaeus, 1758 (primates) 1        
Family HOMINIDAE Gray, 1825 (men) 1        
Species Homo sapiens Linnaeus, 1758 (Man)   7     6
Order RODENTIA Bowdich, 1821 (rodents) 13 64 25 9 34
Informal (Herbivores) (mammalian herbivores) 34 145 46 9 89
Informal (Large Herbivores) (cattle, deer, pigs and horses) 15 73 11   43

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Corbet, G.B., 1964 The Identification of British Mammals
Harris, S & Yalden, D.W., 2008 Mammals of the British Isles
Stokoe, W.J., 1958 The Observer's Book of Wild Animals
van den Brink, F.H., 1967 Field Guide to the Mammals of Britain and Europe

Dung identification

Pagett, M., 2007 What shat that? the pocket guide to poop identity

Tracks and signs

Bang, P. & Dahlstrom, P., 1974 Animal Tracks and Signs

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 79 general literature references to MAMMALIA (mammals)

MAMMALIA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
CHORDATA
(vertebrates)
GNATHOSTOMATA
(jawed craniates)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1698 feeding and other relationships of MAMMALIA (mammals)

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