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Tuesday 2 September 2014

Research - Identification


11 SPECIES / SUBSPECIES
COMMON NAME LATIN NAME AUTHOR DISTRIBUTION Photo
Side-striped Jackal Canis adustus Sundevall, 1847 Open woodland and semi-arid grassland of West, Central and southern Africa, from Senegal to Ethiopia (Mauritania, Mali, Niger, Chad, Sudan, South Sudan), Angola and south to N Namibia, N Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Zambia, Swaziland, Lesotho and N South Africa. Occurs also Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivry Coast, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda 6
Sundevall Jackal, Western Side-striped Jackal Canis adustus adustus Sundevall, 1847 Western Africa to most of Angola 0
Canis adustus bweha Heller, 1914 Eastern Africa, Kisumu, Kenya, also recorded at Bahr-el-Ghazal, South Sudan 0
Central Side-striped Jackal Canis adustus centralis Schwarz, 1915 Central Africa, Cameroon, near the Uham River 0
Canis adustus grayi Hilzheimer, 1906 Morocco and Tunisia 0
Canis adustus holubi Lorenz, 1895 Zimbabwe, Western Matabeleland 0
Kafue Jackal Canis adustus kaffensis Neumann, 1902 Southwestern Ethiopia, Kaffa Prov 0
Canis adustus lateralis Sclater, 1870 Kenya, Uasin Gishu Plateau, Rift Valley Prov ; also south of Gabon 1
East African Jackal, East African Side-Stripe Jackal Canis adustus notatus Heller, 1914 Kenya, Loita Plains, Rift Valley Prov 0
Canis adustus studeri Hilzheimer, 1906 Tunisia 0
Canis adustus wunderlichi Noack, 1897 Southeastern Africa 0