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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Tachyglossidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Echidnidae
Family recognized by Paleobiology Database
Tachyglossidae Gill 1872

Alternative Names

Echidnidae
? oweni Kreft, 1868
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ramsayi Owen, 1884
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? robusta Dun, 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Echidnidae
Synonym according to Dynamic Hierarchy Synonyms

Common Names

English

echidnas preferred
Echidnas, Spiny Anteaters
Recognized by CITES
echidna
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Arabic

آكل النمل الشوكي

Armenian

եքիդնա

Azerbaijani

Yexidnalar

Basque

Ekidna

Belarusian

Яхідны

Breton

Ekidne

Bulgarian

ехидни

Catalan; Valencian

Equidna

Chinese

针鼹

Chuvash

Ехидна йышшисем

Danish

Myrepindsvin

Dutch; Flemish

mierenegels

Esperanto

Ekidno

Finnish

Nokkasiilit preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

French

Echidnés
Recognized by CITES
Échidné

Galician

Equidna

Georgian

იქედნისებრნი

German

Ameisenigel

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Ταχυγλωσσίδες

Hebrew

קיפודניים

Hindi

एकिडना

Hungarian

Hangyászsünfélék

Ido

Ekidno

Indonesian

Ekidna

Irish

Eicidneach

Japanese

ハリモグラ科 preferred
Recognized by Furui 2020, Furui 2020, Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Javanese

Ekidna

Kannada

ಎಕಿಡ್ನ

Kazakh

Түрпітәрізділер

Korean

가시두더지

Kurdish

Gêrejûj

Latvian

ehidnu dzimta

Lingua Franca Nova

Ecidna

Lithuanian

Echidniniai

Macedonian

клунест еж

Malayalam

എക്കിഡ്ന

Navajo; Navaho

Adijiłii bíchį́į́hnézí

Norwegian

Maurpiggsvin

Occitan (post 1500)

Equidnas preferred
Recognized by chant30 and admin

Persian

خارپشت بی‌دندان

Polish

Kolczatkowate

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Echidnă

Russian

Ехидновые

Scots

echidna

Scottish Gaelic

Echidna

Serbian

Ješci

Shambala

Ješci

Spanish; Castilian

Echidnos, Osos Hormigueros preferred
Recognized by CITES
Kljunati ježki

Swahili

Mhanganungu

Swedish

Myrpiggsvin

Telugu

ఎఖిడ్నా

Thai

อิคิดนา

Turkish

Dikenli karıncayiyengiller

Ukrainian

Єхиднові

Unspecified

akangoleem

Welsh

Ecidna

Wu

针鼹

En Ca

Echidna

En Gb

echidna

Yue

針鼴

Zh Cn

针鼹

Zh Hans

针鼹

Zh Hant

针鼹
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Curated hierarchies for Tachyglossidae