Hippopotamus amphibius, Kruger National Park, South Africa

Taxonavigation

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Taxonavigation: Whippomorpha 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Cladus: Sphenacodontia
Cladus: Sphenacodontoidea
Cladus: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Cladus: Cynodontia
Cladus: Eucynodontia
Cladus: Probainognathia
Cladus: Prozostrodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohors: Theria
Cohors: Eutheria
Infraclassis: Placentalia
Cladus: Boreoeutheria
Superordo: Laurasiatheria
Cladus: Euungulata
Ordo: Artiodactyla
Cladus: Artiofabula
Cladus: Cetruminantia
Subordo: Whippomorpha

Familia: Hippopotamidae
Genera: Choeropsis – Hippopotamus
Genera extincta: †Hexaprotodon

Name

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Hippopotamidae Gray, 1821

References

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Vernacular names

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Deutsch: Nilpferd
Ελληνικά: Ιπποποταμίδες
English: Hippopotamids
suomi: Virtahevot
Nordfriisk: Hipos
français: Hippos
magyar: Vízilófélék
italiano: Ippopotami
日本語: カバ科
한국어: 하마과
македонски: Нилски коњи
Nederlands: Nijlpaarden
norsk: Flodhester
polski: Hipopotamowate
português: Hipopotamídeos
русский: Гиппопотам
svenska: Flodhästar
Türkçe: Su aygırıgiller
українська: Бегемотові
中文: 河马科
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