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Mus musculus domesticus  Schwarz and Schwarz, 1943
Taxonomic Serial No.: 972583

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Mus adelaidensis Gray, 1841
    Mus simsoni Higgins and Petterd, 1883
    Mus praetextus Brants, 1827
    Mus gentilis Brants, 1827
    Mus orientalis Cretzschmar, 1826
    Mus modestus Wagner, 1842
    Mus pallescens Heuglin, 1877
    Mus brevirostris Waterhouse, 1837
    Hesperomys indianus Wied-Neuwied, 1862
    Mus poschiavinus Fatio, 1869
    Mus muralis Barrett-Hamilton, 1899
    Mus abbotti Waterhouse, 1837
    Mus azoricus Schinz, 1845
    Mus homoourus Hodgson, 1845
    Mus gerbillinus Blyth, 1853
    Mus theobaldi Blyth, 1853
    Mus domesticus Rutty, 1772
    Mus musculus airolensis Burg, 1921
    Mus musculus albidiventris Burg, 1923
    Mus musculus albinus Minà Palumbo, 1868
    Mus musculus albus Bechstein, 1801
    Mus musculus candidus Laurent, 1937
    Mus hortulanus caudatus Martino, 1934
    Mus musculus faeroensis Clarke, 1904
    Mus musculus far Cabrera, 1921
    Mus musculus flavescens Fischer, 1872
    Mus musculus flavus Bechstein, 1801
    Mus musculus formosovi Heptner, 1930
    Mus musculus helviticus Burg, 1923
    Mus musculus jalapae J. A. Allen and Chapman, 1897
    Mus musculus jamesoni Krausse, 1921
    Mus musculus kalehpeninsularis Goodwin, 1940
    Mus musculus lundii Fitzinger, 1867
    Mus musculus maculatus Bechstein, 1801
    Mus musculus melanogaster Minà Palumbo, 1868
    Mus musculus mykinessiensis Degerbol, 1940
    Mus musculus nattereri Fitzinger, 1867
    Mus musculus niger Bechstein, 1801
    Mus musculus nudoplicatus Gaskoin, 1856
    Mus musculus percnonotus Moulthrop, 1942
    Mus musculus rubicundus Minà Palumbo, 1868
    Mus musculus subcaeruleus Fritsche, 1928
    Mus musculus tataricus Satunin, 1908
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                               OrderRodentia Bowdich, 1821 – esquilo, preá, rato, roedor, rongeurs, rodents  
                                  SuborderMyomorpha Brandt, 1855 – Rats, souris, Mice, Rats, Voles, Gerbils, Hamsters, Lemmings  
                                     SuperfamilyMuroidea Illiger, 1811  
                                        FamilyMuridae Illiger, 1811 – campagnols, rats, souris, mice, rats, voles  
                                           SubfamilyMurinae Illiger, 1811 – Old World rats, Old World mice  
                                              GenusMus Linnaeus, 1758 – House Mice, Old World Mice  
                                                 SubgenusMus (Mus) Linnaeus, 1758  
                                                    SpeciesMus musculus Linnaeus, 1758 – souris commune, House Mouse  
                                                       SubspeciesMus musculus domesticus Schwarz and Schwarz, 1943  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ellerman, J. R., and T. C. S. Morrison-Scott  
  Publication Date: 1966   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Palaearctic and Indian Mammals 1758 to 1946, 2nd edition   
  Page(s): 810   
  Publisher: Alden Press   
  Publication Place: Oxford, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0565004484   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Mus musculus domesticus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title: Opinion 1607. Mus musculus domesticus Schwarz & Schwarz, 1943 (Mammalia, Rodentia): specific name conserved   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, vol. 47, no. 2   
  Page(s): 171-172   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-5167   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Mus musculus domesticus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Musser, Guy G., and Michael D. Carleton / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Superfamily Muroidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 894-1531   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Mus musculus domesticus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  



  Comment: Comments: See comments under species account. Not Rutty, 1772, a nomen nudum, but conserved as domesticus Schwarz and Schwarz, 1943; see explanation and references in J. T. Marshall, Jr. (1998) and ICZN (1990)  



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