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Meles leucurus  (Hodgson, 1847)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 726279

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Asian Badger [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          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  
                                     FamilyMustelidae Fischer, 1817 – mustelids  
                                        SubfamilyMustelinae Fischer, 1817 – wolverines, martens, weasels  
                                           GenusMeles Brisson, 1762  
                                              SpeciesMeles leucurus (Hodgson, 1847) – Asian Badger  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Subspecies Meles leucurus amurensis Schrenck, 1859  
                                                 Subspecies Meles leucurus arenarius Satunin, 1895  
                                                 Subspecies Meles leucurus blanfordi Matschie, 1907  
                                                 Subspecies Meles leucurus leucurus (Hodgson, 1847)  
                                                 Subspecies Meles leucurus sibiricus Kastschenko, 1900  
                                                 Subspecies Meles leucurus tianschanensis Hoyningen-Huene, 1910  

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  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: Meles leucurus, Asian Badger [English]   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Comments: Reviewed by Petrov (1953), Heptner et al. (1967), and Abramov (2001). Synonyms allocated according to Heptner et al. (1967) and Abramov (2001)  



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