Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.


Name Sources Status
collared peccary C. Michael Hogan, Anage Data, Animal Diversity Web Descriptions, IUCN Red List, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), NCBI Taxonomy, NatureServe resource, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted
Collared Peccary, Javelina Leo Shapiro Trusted
javelina Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted


Name Sources Status
Halsbandpekari uBio Trusted


Name Sources Status
Kauluspekari Kari Pihlaviita Trusted
Pikkupekari Kari Pihlaviita Trusted


Name Sources Status
Pécari à collier, Pakira Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Trusted


Name Sources Status
Halsbandpekari Rob de Ruiter Trusted


Name Sources Status
Coche de monte IUCN Red List Trusted
Pecari de collar uBio Trusted


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