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Poecilictis libyca  (Hemprich and Ehrenberg, 1833)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1086059

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Saharan Striped Polecat [English]
 
    Libyan Striped Weasel [English]
 
  Valid Name: Ictonyx libycus libycus (Hemprich and Ehrenberg, 1833)
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - subsequent name/combination   
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ellerman, J. R., and T. C. S. Morrison-Scott  
  Publication Date: 1966   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Palaearctic and Indian Mammals 1758 to 1946, 2nd edition   
  Page(s): 810   
  Publisher: Alden Press   
  Publication Place: Oxford, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0565004484   
  Notes: Available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8727652   
  Reference for: Poecilictis libyca   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kingdon, Jonathan, and Michael Hoffmann, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammals of Africa, vol. 5: Carnivores, Pangolins, Equids and Rhinoceroses   
  Page(s): 560   
  Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-4081-22556   
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  Reference for: Poecilictis libyca   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Koepfli, Klaus-Peter, Budsabong Kanchanasaka, Hiroshi Sasaki, Hélène Jacques, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Establishing the foundation for an applied molecular taxonomy of otters in Southeast Asia   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Conservation Genetics, vol. 9   
  Page(s): 1589-1604   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1572-9737   
  Notes: doi: 10.1007/s10592-007-9498-5   
  Reference for: Poecilictis libyca   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sato, Jun J., Mieczyslaw Wolsan, Francisco J. Prevosti, Guillermo D'Elía, Colleen Begg, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Evolutionary and biogeographic history of weasel-like carnivorans (Musteloidea)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, vol. 63, no. 3   
  Page(s): 745-757   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1055-7903   
  Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2012.02.025   
  Reference for: Poecilictis libyca   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Africa  
       
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 Comments
       
  Comment: Sato et al. (2012) recommended Ictonyx libycus be assigned to Poecilictis because of its outgroup position to Ictonyx striatus and Poecilogale albinucha, but Koepfli et al. (2008) treated the three species in Ictonyx. The status of this species is contentious (per. comm., Sato, 28 March 2017), and so pending future studies ITIS continues to follow the classification of Wozencraft (2005) in Mammal Species of the World ver. 3  
 

 

   

 
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