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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Elephantidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Elephantidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, Kissling et al, 2014, IUCN, Angola Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Belarus Species List, Benin Species List, Belgium Species List, Botswana Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Central African Republic Species List, Chad Species List, China Species List, Croatia Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Djibouti Species List, Eritrea Species List, Estonia Species List, Ethiopia Species List, France Species List, Gabon Species List, Georgia Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Ireland Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Liberia Species List, Libya Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Moldova Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Serbia Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Switzerland Species List, Syria Species List, Tajikistan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, Uganda Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, Furui 2020, Furui 2020, GBIF national node type records UK, Animal Diversity Web Traits and images, and Lovegrove 2014
Elephantidae Gray 1821

Alternative Names

? atavus Arambourg, 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? barbouri Osborn, 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? boreus Hay, 1924
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? columbi Falconer, 1857
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? creutzburgi Kuss, 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? elegans Hay, 1916
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? exilis Maglio, 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? falconeri Lydekker, 1877
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? floridanus Osborn, 1929
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? hayi Barbour, 1915
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? jacksoni Mather, 1838
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? jeffersonii Osborn, 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? korotorensis Coppens, 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? lamarmorae Major, 1883
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? longirostris Kaup, 1832
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? meridionalis Nesti, 1825
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? mnaidriensis Adamas, 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? recki Dietrich, 1915
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? roosevelti Hay, 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? washingtonii Osborn, 1923
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Elephantidae Gray 1821
Harvest ancestor according to EOL authors
Eostegodon Yabe 1950
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Loxodonta Cuvier 1825
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Morrillia Osborn 1925
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paratetralophodon Tassy 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Selenetherium Mackaye, Brunet & Tassy 2005
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Elephants
Recognized by EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9, CITES, and admin
Elephants and Mammoths preferred
Recognized by assadi and admin
elephants and mammoths preferred
elephant
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Adyghe

Пыл

Albanian

Elefanti

Amharic

ዝሆን

Arabic

فيليات

Armenian

փիղ

Avaric

Пил

Azerbaijani

Fillər

Bashkir

Фил

Belarusian

слановыя

Bengali

হস্তী গোত্র

Bosnian

Bulgarian

слонове

Catalan; Valencian

Elefants preferred
Recognized by franpax1 and admin
Elefant

Chechen

Слон

Chinese

象科

Chuvash

Пил йышшисем

Croatian

Slonovi

Czech

slonovití

Danish

Elefant

Dutch; Flemish

olifanten

Esperanto

Elefanto

Estonian

Elevant

Finnish

Norsut preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

French

Eléphant preferred
Recognized by CITES

Georgian

სპილოსებრნი

German

Elefanten

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Ελεφαντίδες

Hebrew

פיליים

Hindi

एलिफैन्टिडी

Hungarian

elefántfélék

Icelandic

Fíll

Japanese

ゾウ科 preferred
Recognized by Furui 2020, Furui 2020, Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Kabiyè

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Пилдер

Korean

코끼리과

Latvian

ziloņu dzimta

Limburgan; Limburger; Limburgish

Olifante

Lithuanian

Drambliai

Macedonian

Слон

North Frisian

Elefanten

Norwegian

Elefantfamilien

Occitan (post 1500)

Elefantids preferred
Recognized by chant30 and admin

Persian

فیلان

Polish

słoniowate

Portuguese

Elefante

Quechua

Elephanti

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

elefant

Russian

слоновые

Serbian

Слон

Shambala

Slonovi

Slovak

Slonovité

Spanish; Castilian

Elefantes preferred
Recognized by CITES, franpax1, and admin
Sloni

Swedish

Elefanter

Tagalog

Elepante

Tajik

Фил

Tamil

எலிபன்டிடே

Tatar

Фил

Telugu

ఎలిఫాంటిడే

Thai

วงศ์เอลิฟานติดี

Turkish

Ukrainian

слонові

Unspecified

Elpend
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Փիղ
ᎧᎹᎹ ᎤᏔᎾ

Urdu

فیلخن

Uzbek

Fillar

Vepsian

Elefantanvuiččed

Vietnamese

Western Frisian

Oaljefanten

Wu

象科

Nan

Chhiūⁿ

Pms

Elefant

Pt Br

Elefantes preferred
Recognized by 01134ann and admin
Elefante

Yue

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Curated hierarchies for Elephantidae