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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Loxodonta africana (Blumenbach 1797)
Reference taxon from ITIS Global in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Loxodonta africana
Species recognized by Eswatini Species List, Barcode of Life Data Systems, Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Commons, Egypt Species List, Milk Composition of Non Dairy Animals, wikipedia 中文维基百科, wikipedia 日本語, wikipedia русскую Википедию, wikipedia 한국어 위키백과, wikipedia DE, Morgan Ernest 2003, wikipedia NL, wikipedia POL, wikipedia VI, wikipedia CZ, Wikidata, Wikidata, Wikidata, wikipedia FI, wikipedia NO, wikipedia RO, wikipedia UK, wikipedia CA, wikipedia SV, wikipedia PT, wikipedia TR, Kappeler et al 2013, Kissling et al, 2014, Angola Species List, Benin Species List, Botswana Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Cameroon Species List, Central African Republic Species List, Chad Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Gabon Species List, Ghana Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kenya Species List, Liberia Species List, Libya Species List, Malawi Species List, Mozambique Species List, Namibia Species List, Niger Species List, Poland Species List, South Africa Species List, Sudan Species List, Switzerland Species List, Tanzania Species List, Uganda Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, wikipedia ID, wikipedia EU, Wildfinder (WWF), CITES, United States Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, South Atlantic Species List, wikipedia AZ, wikipedia AF, wikipedia LT, wikipedia ET, wikipedia BR, wikipedia hr Croatian, wikipedia DA, Smith et al 2011, wikipedia SK, wikipedia LV, wikipedia SL, NCBI, Paleobiology Database, wikipedia EO, wikipedia IT, wikipedia FR, wikipedia ES, wikipedia EN, wikipedia emerging languages, wikipedia emerging_languages, EOL authors, Global Biotic Interactions, Global Biotic Interactions, Global Biotic Interactions, Global Biotic Interactions, wikipedia gl Galician, and wikipedia SZL
Loxodonta africana (Blumenbach 1797)

Alternative Names

Elephas africanus
Recombined according to Paleobiology Database
Elephas capensis
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Loxodonta cyclotis
Synonym according to CITES

Common Names

English

African Bush Elephant preferred
Recognized by Flickr BHL, SI Wild, and Wikidata
African Elephant
Recognized by PlanetScott, Wikidata, and CITES
African bush elephant preferred
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web
African Bush Elephant -- African Elephant
African elephant
African Savannah Elephant
Recognized by CITES

Afrikaans

Savanne-olifant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Olifant
Recognized by CITES

Arabic

فيل الأدغال الأفريقي preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Fel
Recognized by CITES

Armenian

Piugh preferred
Recognized by CITES

Avaric

Африкаялъул пил preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Afrika savanna fili preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Fil
Recognized by CITES

Basque

Elefante preferred
Recognized by CITES

Belarusian

Саванавы афрыканскі слон preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Slon
Recognized by CITES

Breton

Olifant Afrika preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

африкански саванен слон preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Slon
Recognized by CITES

Catalan; Valencian

elefant africà de sabana preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Elefant africà de sabana preferred
Recognized by franpax1 and admin
Elefante
Recognized by CITES

Central Khmer

Domrey preferred
Recognized by CITES

Croatian

Afrički slon preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Slon
Recognized by CITES

Czech

slon africký preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Slon
Recognized by CITES

Danish

Afrikansk elefant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Elefant
Recognized by CITES
afrikansk elefant
Recognized by CITES

Dutch; Flemish

Savanneolifant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Afrikaanse olifant
Recognized by CITES
Olifant
Recognized by CITES

Esperanto

Afrika elefanto preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Aafrika elevant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Elevant
Recognized by CITES

Faroese

Afrikanskur runnafílur preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Savanninorsu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin
Afrikannorsu
Recognized by CITES, christinaflann, and admin
Elefantti
Recognized by CITES
Norsu
Recognized by CITES

French

Éléphant Africain preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Éléphant d'Afrique
Recognized by Wikidata
Eléphant africain
Recognized by CITES
Eléphant d'Afrique
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Elefante de sabana preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Afrikanischer Buschelefant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Afrikanischer Elefant

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Αφρικανικός ελέφαντας της σαβάνας‎ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Elefantas
Recognized by CITES

Hebrew

פיל סוואנה אפריקני preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

Haathi preferred
Recognized by CITES
Hathis
Recognized by CITES

Hungarian

Afrikai elefánt preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Icelandic

Fill preferred
Recognized by CITES

Indonesian

Gajah Semak Afrika preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

Elefante africano preferred
Recognized by EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9, CITES, and admin

Japanese

アフリカゾウ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Африка пилдери preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Āfrikas savannas zilonis preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Limburgan; Limburger; Limburgish

Savanneolifant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lingala

Nzɔku ya esóbé ya Afríka preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Afrikinis dramblys preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Luxembourgish; Letzeburgesch

Afrikaneschen Elefant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

ആഫ്രിക്കൻ ബുഷ് ആന preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Afrikansk savanneelefant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Elefant preferred
Recognized by CITES

Occitan (post 1500)

elefant d'Africa de la savana preferred
Recognized by chant30 and admin

Persian

فیل بیشه آفریقایی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

słoń afrykański preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Słoń afrykański preferred
Recognized by driver-b and admin

Portuguese

Elefante-da-savana preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Elefante
Recognized by CITES

Pushto; Pashto

افریقايي پیل preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romansh

Elefant african preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Саванный слон preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Slon
Recognized by CITES

Scots

African bush elephant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

афрички слон preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Afrički slon preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Slon africký preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Afriški savanski slon preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Elefante Africano preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Elefante africano
Recognized by CITES

Swahili

Ndovo preferred
Recognized by CITES
Tembo
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Savannelefant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
afrikansk elefant
Recognized by CITES

Tamil

ஆப்பிரிக்கப் புதர் யானைகள் preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

ช้างพุ่มไม้แอฟริกา preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tumbuka

Ndlovu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Afrika savan fili preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Слон саванний preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Саваннадин фил preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Urdu

Haathi preferred
Recognized by CITES

Vietnamese

Voi bụi rậm châu Phi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Western Frisian

Afrikaanske Oaljefant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Diq

Filê savanê Afrika preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

En Ca

African bush elephant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

En Gb

African bush elephant preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pt Br

Elefante-da-savana preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Loxodonta africana (Blumenbach 1797)