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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Caviidae
Caviidae Fischer de Waldheim 1817
Caviidae Fischer de Waldheim 1817
Recognized by EOL authors

Alternative Names

? avita Ameghino, 1887
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ballesterensis Rusconi, 1954
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? guianae Thomas, 1901
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? impar Ameghino, 1888
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? lacunosa Ameghino, 1888
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? porcellus Linnaeus, 1758
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? rigens Ameghino, 1888
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Allocavia Pascual 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Caviadae
Misspelling according to Paleobiology Database
Caviops Ameghino 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Galecavia Kretzoi & Kretzoi 2000
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lelongia Kraglievich 1932
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Macrocavia Rusconi 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neoprocavia Ameghino 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Parodimys Kraglievich 1932
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pliodolichotis Kraglievich 1927
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Procardiomys Pascual 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Propediolagus Ortega Hinojosa 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Strata Ameghino 1886
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

cavies
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web
guinea pigs preferred

Arabic

كابيائية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

Խոզայիններ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Свинчета preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Càvid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

morčatovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

cavia-achtigen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Kaviedoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Marsut preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

Galician

Cavíidos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Meerschweinchen preferred

Hebrew

קביתיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Tengerimalacfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

テンジクネズミ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Latvian

Jūrascūciņu dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Jūrų kiaulytės preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

കാവിഡേ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Marsvinfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

خوگچگان هندی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Kawiowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

свинковые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Marsvin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

кавієві preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Chuột lang preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Western Frisian

Kavia-eftigen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Azb

کاویده preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Pnb

کاوی preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Sr Ec

Цавиидае preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Caviidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
Rodentia
166 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.