Scientific Names

Unusable Names

Arctomys ludoviciana


Cynomys arizonensis
Cynomys cinereus
Cynomys grisea
Cynomys meadensis
Cynomys pyrrotrichus
Cynomys socialis
Monax missouriensis

Common Names


Black-tailed Prairie Dog preferred
Recognized by PlanetScott, Flickr Group, and Wikidata
Black-tailed prairie dog
Recognized by AnAge and Wikidata
Black-Tailed Praire Dog
Recognized by Flickr Group
black-tailed prairie dog
Arizona Black-tailed Prairie Dog
Recognized by Wikidata
Plains Prairie Dog
Recognized by Wikidata


Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

perro de la pradera cola negra
Recognized by Conabio

Recognized as part of the following resource hierarchies:

Barcode of Life Data Systems

CalPhotos in DwC-A

Cynomys ludovicianus (this page)

Environments EOL

FEIS Invasiveness structured data in DwCA

Cynomys ludovicianus (this page)

Flickr Group

Global Biotic Interactions

Lukas and Clutton Brock 2014

NBII images

North Pacific Species List

Cynomys ludovicianus (this page)


The Paleobiology Database

United States Species List

Wildfinder (WWF)