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Alcelaphus buselaphus tora  Gray, 1873
Taxonomic Serial No.: 898610

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Common Name(s): tora hartebeest [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                               OrderArtiodactyla Owen, 1848 – artiodactyls, porco do mato, veado, cloven-hoofed ungulates, even-toed ungulates  
                                  FamilyBovidae Gray, 1821 – antelopes, cattle, goats, sheep, bovids  
                                     SubfamilyAlcelaphinae Brooke, 1876  
                                        GenusAlcelaphus Blainville, 1816  
                                           SpeciesAlcelaphus buselaphus (Pallas, 1766) – Hartebeest, hartebeest  
                                              SubspeciesAlcelaphus buselaphus tora Gray, 1873 – tora hartebeest  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Date: 1979   
  Article/Chapter Title: Final Endangered Status for 25 Foreign Species of Mammals and Birds   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 44, no. 123   
  Page(s): 37124-37127   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Alcelaphus buselaphus tora, tora hartebeest [English]   
  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: Alcelaphus buselaphus tora   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: US ESA: Listed Endangered, as published in Federal Register Volume 44, Number 123, Pages 37124 - 37127, June 25, 1979  



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