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The domestic dog is a domesticated canid which has been selectively bred for millennia for ... Genus: Canis ... The dog is classified as Canis lupus familiaris under the Biological Species Concept a...

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Genus- Canis Species- Canis lupus. Subspecies- Canis lupus familiaris. Different breeds of dogs. Public Domain: http://timberwolfhq.com/. Domain Eukarya

Domestic dog (Canis familiaris) longevity, ageing, and life history


Genus: Canis; Species: Canis familiaris; Common name: Domestic dog ... Dogs descend from the gray wolf (Canis lupus) and technically are not an individual ...

Why are different breeds of dogs all considered the same species ...


Mar 5, 2008 ... Why are different breeds of dogs all considered the same species? ... using his binomial nomenclature of genus followed by species (Homo ...

Dog (Canis lupus familiaris) - Animals - A-Z Animals - Animal Facts ...


Dogs are thought to have been first domesticated in East Asia thousands of years ... There are currently around 800 different species of domestic dog worldwide.

Are Dog Breeds Actually Different Species? - Scientific American


Jun 1, 2009 ... A humorous take on using dog breeds to prove evolution.

What are the genus and species name of different breeds of dog?


Oct 18, 2014 ... All the different breeds of dogs - from Irish setters to greyhounds - are all part of the same species, canis lupus familiaris. The common ...



Canidaecoyotes, dogs, foxes, jackals, and wolves. Facebook. Twitter ... Genus Canisdogs, jackals, and wolves ... SpeciesAtelocynus microtisshort-eared dog.

Dog Family: Facts About Canines & Their Cousins - LiveScience


Apr 13, 2015 ... Domestic dogs can have as many as 15 young, called pups, at the same time. Other genus types are less prolific. For example, the genus ...

Scientific Name for Dogs - Vetinfo.com


The scientific name for dog has been Canis lupus familiaris since 1993. ... (the two-part scientific name assigned to all living things by genus and species).

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Jan 20, 2009 ... Best Answer: All breeds of domestic dog are the same species. However, opinion varies on whether they are a species in their own right, Canis ...

Wolves, Coyotes, and Dogs (Genus Canis) - Illinois State Museum


The genus Canis includes wolves, coyotes, jackals, and the domestic dogs. ... One additional species, the domestic dog (Canis familiaris), was almost certainly  ...

ITIS Standard Report Page: Canis lupus familiaris


Genus, Canis Linnaeus, 1758 – dogs, foxes, jackals. Species, Canis lupus Linnaeus, 1758 – Wolf, Gray Wolf, Lobo gris, loup. Subspecies, Canis lupus familiaris ...