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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dog

The domestic dog is a member of genus Canis (canines) that forms part of the wolf-like canids, and is the most widely abundant carnivore. The dog and the extant gray wolf are sister taxa, with modern wolves not closely related to the wolves that were first domesticated, which implies that the direct ancestor of the dog is ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canis

Canis is a genus of the Canidaes containing multiple extant species, such as wolves, dogs and coyotes. Species of this genus are distinguished by their moderate to large size, their massive, well-developed skulls and dentition, long legs, and comparatively short ears and tails.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Canis_species_and_subspecies

Canis, the genus of mammals commonly known as wolves, dingos, dogs, coyotes , and jackals, contains several living species, many divided into numerous subspecies, as well as numerous recently extinct and extinct prehistoric species. Domestic dogs are not usually granted taxonomic variety names below the level of ...

www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=726821

Suborder, Caniformia Kretzoi, 1938 – dog-like carnivores. Family, Canidae Fischer, 1817 – coyotes, dogs, foxes, jackals, wolves. Genus, Canis Linnaeus, 1758 – dogs, foxes, jackals. Species, Canis lupus Linnaeus, 1758 – Wolf, Gray Wolf, Lobo gris, loup. Subspecies, Canis lupus familiaris Linnaeus, 1758 – domestic dog ...

bioweb.uwlax.edu/bio203/s2009/nyberg_mich/Classification.htm

This led scientists to reclassify the domestic dog as Canis lupus familiaris, a subspecies of the wolf rather than a separate species. Domain- Eukarya Kingdom- Animalia Phylum- Chordata Subphylum- Vertebrata Class- Mammalia Order- Carnivora Family- Canidae Genus- Canis Species- Canis lupus. Subspecies- Canis ...

a-z-animals.com/animals/dog

Jan 9, 2017 ... Dogs have soft pads on the bottom of their feet which help them to run quickly and quietlyDogs have sharp, strong claws on their feet which allow them to grip when running and also helps them to dig.Some dog species have dew claws on the sides of their feet...

www.wwnorton.com/college/phil/logic3/ch2/genus.htm

ANIMAL is broader than DOG because there are other kinds of animals besides dogs. If all the referents of one concept are included in another, but one concept refers to more things than the other, then the broader concept is called the genus, and the narrower one is called the species. If a species is a file folder, a genus is  ...

askabiologist.asu.edu/taxonomy

Familly—Canidae (dog family). Genus, species—Canis familiaris. Other members of the dog family are the fox, the wolf, Canis lupus, and the coyote, Canis latrans. The wolf and coyote are members of the same genus; foxes belong to different genera. Until recently, scientists did not have access to genetic information and ...

socratic.org/questions/what-are-the-seven-levels-of-classification-for-a-dog

Jun 25, 2016 ... The Taxons of a dog would include. Kingdom - Animalia Phylum - Chordata Class - Mammalia Order - Carrnivora Family - Canidae Genus - Canis and. Species - lupus familiaris ...