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Domestic horse
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Scienteefic clessification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Perissodactyla
Family: Equidae
Genus: Equus
Species: E. ferus
Subspecies: E. f. caballus
Trinomial name
Equus ferus caballus
Linnaeus, 1758[1]

at least 48 published[2]

A horse is a mammal o the Equidae faimily.

A male horse is kent as staig, an a female horse as meir. The ordinar term for a young horse is foal. Mair speceefic a young female horse is a clip, an a male is a cowt. A libbit horse is kent as a staig an aw.

Whiles a wee horse micht be cried a cuddy but a cuddy is for ordinar Equus asinus.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Linnaeus, Carolus (1758). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae :secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. 1 (10th ed.). Holmiae (Laurentii Salvii). p. 73. Retrieved 2008-09-08. 
  2. Grubb, P. (2005). "Order Perissodactyla". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 630–631. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.