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Towards resolving taxonomic uncertainties in wolf, dog and jackal lineages of Africa, Eurasia and Australasia

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Successful conservation depends on accurate taxonomy. Currently, the taxonomy of canids in Africa, Eurasia and Australasia is unstable as recent molecular and morphological studies have questioned earlier phenetic classifications. We review available information on several taxa of Old World and Australasian Canis with phylogenetic uncertainties (namely, African jackals, Asian wolves and Australasian dogs), in order to assess the validity of suggested scientific names and provide a scientific ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1111/jzo.12946

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0000-0002-2010-5219
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Publisher:
Zoological Society of London Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Zoology Journal website
Volume:
316
Issue:
3
Pages:
155-168
Publication date:
2021-12-16
Acceptance date:
2021-11-12
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1469-7998
ISSN:
0952-8369
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English
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Review
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1225606
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pubs:1225606
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2021-12-16

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