Bengal tod

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Bengal fox
Indian Fox at Little Rann of Kutch.jpg
Female at den steid in the Little Rann o Kutch
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Faimily: Canidae
Genus: Vulpes
Species: V. bengalensis
Binomial name
Vulpes bengalensis
(Shaw, 1800)
Vulpes-bengalensis-map.png
Range cairt
Synonyms

Canis kokree
Canis rufescens
Canis indicus
Vulpes xanthura

The Bengal tod (Vulpes bengalensis), an aa kent as the Indian tod, is a tod endemic tae the Indian subcontinent an is foond frae the Himalayan fithills an Terai o Nepal throu soothren Indie[2] an frae soothren an eastren Pakistan tae eastren Indie an sootheastren Bangladesh.[3][4][5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Johnsingh, A.J.T. & Jhala, Y.V. (2008). "Vulpes bengalensis". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2008. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 2006-05-11. 
  2. Vanak, A.T. (2005). "Distribution and status of the Indian fox Vulpes bengalensis in southern India" (PDF). Canid News. 8 (1). 
  3. Gompper, ME & A.T. Vanak (2006). "Vulpes bengalensis" (PDF). Mammalian Species. 795: 1–5. doi:10.1644/795.1. 
  4. Wozencraft, W. C. (2005). "Order Carnivora". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 532–628. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  5. Mivart, St George (1890). "Dogs, jackals, wolves and foxes: A monograph of the Canidae". R H Porter, London: 126–131.