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Lycalopex gymnocercus  (G. Fischer, 1814)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 726273

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Pseudalopex griseus (Gray, 1837)
    Pseudalopex gymnocercus (G. Fischer, 1814)
    Lycalopex griseus (Gray, 1837)
    Procyon gymnocercus Fischer, 1814
  Common Name(s): Pampas Fox [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  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  
                               OrderCarnivora Bowdich, 1821 – cachorro do mato, carnívoro, gato do mato, lontra, carnivores, carnivores  
                                  SuborderCaniformia Kretzoi, 1938 – dog-like carnivores  
                                     FamilyCanidae Fischer, 1817 – coyotes, dogs, foxes, jackals, wolves  
                                        GenusLycalopex Burmeister, 1854  
                                           SpeciesLycalopex gymnocercus (G. Fischer, 1814) – Pampas Fox  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Subspecies Lycalopex gymnocercus antiquus (Ameghino, 1889)  
                                              Subspecies Lycalopex gymnocercus domeykoanus (Philippi, 1901)  
                                              Subspecies Lycalopex gymnocercus gracilis (Burmeister, 1861)  
                                              Subspecies Lycalopex gymnocercus gymnocercus (G. Fischer, 1814)  
                                              Subspecies Lycalopex gymnocercus maullinicus (Philippi, 1903)  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Prevosti, Francisco J., Valentina Segura, Guillermo Cassini, and Gabriel M. Martin  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: Revision of the Systematic Status of Patagonian and Pampean Gray Foxes (Canidae: Lycalopex griseus and L. gymnocercus) Using 3D Geometric Morphometrics   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mastozoologia Neotropical, vol. 20, no. 2   
  Page(s): 289-300   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0327-9383   
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  Reference for: Lycalopex gymnocercus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  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: Lycalopex gymnocercus, Pampas Fox [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: South America  



  Comment: Status: CITES - Appendix II as Pseudalopex gymnocercus; IUCN - Lower Risk (lc) as P. gymnocercus  
    Comments: Placed in Pseudalopex by Berta (1988) and in Dusicyon by Cabrera (1957). Considered in Canis (Pseudalopex) by Langguth (1975) and Van Gelder (1978). Synonyms allocated according to Zunino et al. (1995) and Cabrera (1957)  



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