Tachyglossus aculeatus (Shaw, 1792)

Taxonomic Status

Accepted

Name Published In

Shaw, G. 1800. General zoology or systematic natural history. G. Kearsley, London, 12:1-330.

Previous Identifications

Echidna aculeata (Shaw 1792)
Echidna australis Lesson 1836
Myrmecophaga aculeata Shaw 1792

Kingdom

Phylum

Class

Order

Genus

Specific Epithet

aculeatus

Taxon Rank

species

Accepted Name Usage

Tachyglossus aculeatus (Shaw, 1792)

Scientific Name Authorship

Tachyglossus aculeatus (Shaw, 1792)

Original Name Usage

Myrmecophaga aculeata Shaw 1792

Name Published In Year

1792

Higher Classification

Animalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Monotremata | Tachyglossidae | Tachyglossus

Nomenclatural Code

ICZN

Citation

"Tachyglossus aculeatus (Shaw, 1792).", Ward Project, accessed August 23rd, 2019, https://wardproject.org/items/show/15046