What Is the Scientific Name for Dog?


The scientific name for a common dog is canis familaris. This is also known as the genus and species. Their full scientific classification is animalia, chordata, mammalia, carnivora, canidae, canis, familiaris. You can find more information here: http://www. seaworld. org/animal-info/Animal-bytes/animalia/eumetazoa/coelomates/deuterostomes/chordata/craniata/mammalia/carnivora/domestic-dog. htm
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The scientific name of the Dog is Canis lupus familiaris.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Family: Canidae Genus: Canis Species: Canis lupus familiaris
The binominal name is comprised of two parts, a generic name first, followed by a specific name. The resulting name refers to a single species. A subspecies is designated by a third name after the species name.
The scientific name for dogs is Canis lupis familiaris. They are a subspecies of the grey wolf but were tamed long ago.
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