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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Mephitidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Mephitidae Bonaparte 1845

Alternative Names

? javanensis Desmarest, 1820
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? mesoleucus Lichtenstein, 1832
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? nigra Peale & Palisot de Beauvois, 1786
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? putorius Linnaeus, 1758
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mephitinae Bonaparte 1845
Invalid according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)

Common Names

English

skunks and stink badgers
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web
Unidentified Mephitidae
skunk
Recognized by Wikidata and Paleobiology Database
skunks preferred
Hog-Nosed Skunk
Recognized by CITES

Albanian

Qelbësi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

ظربان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

սկունսներ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Aymara

Añuthaya preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

скунсы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Breton

Skoñs preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Скунксови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Mofeta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Cebuano

Milo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

skunkovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Stinkdyrfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

stinkdieren preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Mefito preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Faroese

Stinkdýr preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Haisunäädät preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

French

Moufette De Patagonie preferred
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Mofeta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

მყრალა preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Stinktier preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

μεφίτιδα preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Guarani

Jaguane preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

בואשיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Bűzösborzfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Mofeto preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Indonesian

Sigung preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association)

Moffetta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Scúnc preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

スカンク科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Lao

ພຽງພອນເໝັນ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Skunksi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Skunkiniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

смдрливец preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Skunk preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

സ്കങ്ക് preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mingrelian

სკუნსი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mongolian

Өмхий хүрэн preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nahuatl

Epatl preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Gólízhii Danilínígíí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Neapolitan

Cajorda preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

North Frisian

Schonkdiarten preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

stinkdyrfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Occitan (post 1500)

Mefitids preferred
Recognized by chant30 and admin

Persian

راسوی آمریکایی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Skunksowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Quechua

Añas preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Sconcs preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

скунсовые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

Амерички творови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Tvor preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shona

Chidembo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Skunkovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Somali

Xoor-dubbur preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Zorrillos preferred
Recognized by CITES

Swahili

Kinyegere preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Skunkar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tagalog

Mopeta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tamil

ஸ்கங்க் preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

สกังก์ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tibetan

ཏེ་ལོ། preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Kokarcagiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

скунсові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Xäö'o preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
ᏗᎳ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Chồn hôi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Drewgi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Yiddish

טכויר preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azb

میلو preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

En Ca

Skunk preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

En Gb

skunk preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nan

Skunk preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

سکنک preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Mephitidae