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Meles meles meles  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 727152

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Taxus vulgaris Tiedemann, 1808
    Meles taxus Boddaert, 1785
    Meles europaeus Desmarest, 1816
    Meles communis Billberg, 1827
    Meles meles typicus Barrett-Hamilton, 1899
    Meles meles tauricus Ognev, 1926
    Ursus meles maculata Gmelin, 1788
    Meles meles danicus Degerbol, 1933
    Meles meles caucasicus Ognev, 1926
    Meles communis caninus Billberg, 1827
    Meles meles britannicus Satunin, 1906
    Ursus meles alba Gmelin, 1788
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  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  
                                        SubfamilyMelinae Bonaparte, 1838  
                                           GenusMeles Brisson, 1762  
                                              SpeciesMeles meles (Linnaeus, 1758) – European Badger  
                                                 SubspeciesMeles meles meles (Linnaeus, 1758)  

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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: Meles meles meles   

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