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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Hystricidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Hystricidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Afghanistan Species List, NMNH Mammals, AnAge, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, Morgan Ernest 2003, Kissling et al, 2014, IUCN, Afghanistan Species List, Angola Species List, Benin Species List, Belgium Species List, Botswana Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Burundi Species List, Cameroon Species List, Chad Species List, China Species List, Croatia Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Djibouti Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Ethiopia Species List, France Species List, Gabon Species List, Ghana Species List, Guinea Species List, Hong Kong Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Iraq Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kenya Species List, Laos Species List, Lebanon Species List, Liberia Species List, Libya Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mauritania Species List, Morocco Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Palestine Species List, Philippines Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, South Africa Species List, Sudan Species List, Syria Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Turkey Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, Uganda Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Vietnam Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, Indonesia Species List, United States Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, and South Atlantic Species List
Hystricidae Fischer de Waldheim 1817

Alternative Names

Histricidae
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Miohystrix Kretzoi 1951
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sivacanthion Colbert 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xenohystrix Greenwood 1955
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Old World porcupines preferred
Old World porcupine
Crested Porcupines, Old World Porcupines
Recognized by CITES
porcupine
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Arabic

شيهم العالم القديم preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

խոզուկներ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Brazilian Portuguese

Porcos-espinhos preferred
Recognized by 01134ann and admin

Bulgarian

Бодливи свинчета preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Porc espí del Vell Món preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Dikobrazi Starog svijeta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

dikobrazovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Stekelvarkens van de Oude Wereld preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Piikkisiat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin
Piikikkäät preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

French

Porc-Épic Du Nord De L'Afrique preferred
Recognized by CITES

Georgian

მაჩვზღარბასებრნი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Stachelschweine preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

דרבניים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Gyalogsülfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ヤマアラシ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Kazakh

Жайра тұқымдасы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Чүткөрлөр preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Limburgan; Limburger; Limburgish

Stekelzwiender preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Dygliatriušiniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

മുള്ളൻ പന്നി preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mongolian

Үхэр зараа preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

تشی‌های بر قدیم preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Jeżozwierzowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Histricide preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Дикобразовые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

Бодљикава прасад Старог света preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Dikobrazi Starog svijeta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shona

Nungu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Dikobrazovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Puercoespines preferred
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Jordpiggsvin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

วงศ์เม่นโลกเก่า preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Oklu kirpigiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Їжатцеві preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Stickelswien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Кажзеель preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Jayralar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Nhím lông Cựu Thế giới preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Western Frisian

Kjifstikelbargen fan de Alde Wrâld preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Pnb

سیہ دا ٹبر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Hystricidae