Buss dug

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Buss dug[1]
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Faimily: Canidae
Genus: Speothos
Species: S. venaticus
Binomial name
Speothos venaticus
(Lund, 1842)
  • S. v. panamensis
  • S. v. venaticus
  • S. v. weijie
Buss dug scowth

The buss dug (Speothos venaticus) is a canid hamelt in Central an Sooth Americae.[1][2] In spite o its muckle scowth, it is very rare in maist airts but Suriname, Guyana an Peru;[2][3] it wis first identified bi Peter Wilhelm Lund as fossils in Brazilien caves an believed tae be extinct. The buss dug is the anely livin species in the genus Speothos,[1] an genetic evidence suggests that its closest livin relative is the maned wouf that bides central Sooth Americae.[4]

In Brazil it is cried cachorro-vinagre ("vinegar dug") or cachorro-do-mato ("buss dug"). In Spainish-speakin kintras it is cried perro vinagre ("vinegar dug"), zorro vinagre ("vinegar tod"), perro de agua ("watter dug"), or perro de monte ("muntain dug").

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. a b c Wozencraft, W. C. (2005). "Order Carnivora". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.
  2. a b c DeMatteo, K., Michalski, F. & Leite-Pitman, M. R. P. (2011). "Speothos venaticus". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 18 Januar 2012. Cite has empty unkent parameter: |last-author-amp= (help)CS1 maint: multiple names: authors leet (link) CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) Database entry includes justification for why this species is near threatened
  3. de Mello Beiseigel, B. & Zuercher, G.L. (2005). "Speotheos venaticus". Mammalian Species: Number 783: pp. 1–6. doi:10.1644/783.1.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors leet (link)
  4. Wayne, R.K.; et al. (1997). "Molecular systematics of the Canidae". Systematic Biology. 46 (4): 622–653. doi:10.1093/sysbio/46.4.622. PMID 11975336. Explicit use of et al. in: |author= (help)