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Mammal Species of the World

Mammal Species of the World, 3rd edition (MSW3) is a database of mammalian taxonomy drawn from Don E. Wilson & DeeAnn M. Reeder (editors), Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005).

This database can be used as a convenient on-line reference for identifying or verifying recognised scientific names and for taxonomic research. The names are organised in a hierarchy that includes Order, Suborder, Family, Subfamily, Genus, Species and Subspecies. Copyright 2005 Johns Hopkins University Press. All rights are reserved.

The data in this checklist of mammal species of the world are being presented for non-commercial, personal, and collections management use only. You can export the taxonomy as a CSV file from the website linked to here.

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Date created: 2007

Author: Don E. Wilson, DeeAnn M. Reeder

Publisher: Bucknell University