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Erinaceus roumanicus  Barrett-Hamilton, 1900
Taxonomic Serial No.: 709723

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Northern White-Breasted Hedgehog [English]
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderErinaceomorpha Gregory, 1910  
                                  FamilyErinaceidae G. Fischer, 1814 – gymnures, hedgehogs  
                                     SubfamilyErinaceinae G. Fischer, 1814  
                                        GenusErinaceus Linnaeus, 1758  
                                           SpeciesErinaceus roumanicus Barrett-Hamilton, 1900 – Northern White-Breasted Hedgehog  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Subspecies Erinaceus roumanicus bolkayi V. Martino, 1930  
                                              Subspecies Erinaceus roumanicus drozdovskii V. and E. Martino, 1933  
                                              Subspecies Erinaceus roumanicus nesiotes Bate, 1906  
                                              Subspecies Erinaceus roumanicus pallidus Stroganov, 1957  
                                              Subspecies Erinaceus roumanicus roumanicus Barrett-Hamilton, 1900  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 2142   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Erinaceus roumanicus, Northern White-Breasted Hedgehog [English]   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Comments: Formerly included in europaeus, but see Kratochvíl (1975), Kral (1967), Orlov (1969), Suchentrunk et al. (1998), among others. Subsequently included in concolor, but new genetic (Bannikova et al., 2002; Filippucci and Simson, 1996; Santucci et al., 1998) and morphological data (Krystufek, 2002b; Krystufek and Vohralik, 2001) suggest that concolor and roumanicus are two distinct species with parapatric distributions. Geographic variation of roumanicus was studied by Corbet (1988), Giagia and...  



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