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Homo sapiens

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Homo sapiens

Summary

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  • 20 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Host Animal
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Homo sapiens
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Chordata
  •       Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •         Class: Mammalia
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Homo sapiens

International Common Names

  • English: human; man; woman
  • French: homme; un homme

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Chordata
  •             Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •                 Class: Mammalia
  •                     Order: Primates
  •                         Family: Hominidae
  •                             Genus: Homo
  •                                 Species: Homo sapiens

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

AlgeriaPresent
AngolaPresent
BeninPresent
Burkina FasoPresent
BurundiPresent
Cabo VerdePresent
CameroonPresent
Central African RepublicPresent
ComorosPresent
Congo, Democratic Republic of thePresent
Congo, Republic of thePresent
Côte d'IvoirePresent
DjiboutiPresent
EgyptPresent
Equatorial GuineaPresent
EritreaPresent
EthiopiaPresent
GabonPresent
GambiaPresent
GhanaPresent
GuineaPresent
Guinea-BissauPresent
KenyaPresent
LiberiaPresent
LibyaPresent
MadagascarPresent
MalawiPresent
MaliPresent
MauritaniaPresent
MauritiusPresent
MayottePresent
MoroccoPresent
MozambiquePresent
NamibiaPresent
NigerPresent
NigeriaPresent
RéunionPresent
RwandaPresent
São Tomé and PríncipePresent
SenegalPresent
SeychellesPresent
Sierra LeonePresent
SomaliaPresent
South AfricaPresent
SudanPresent
TanzaniaPresent
-Zanzibar IslandPresent
TogoPresent
TunisiaPresent
UgandaPresent
ZambiaPresent
ZimbabwePresent

Asia

AfghanistanPresent
AzerbaijanPresent
BangladeshPresent
CambodiaPresent
ChinaPresent
-AnhuiPresent
-FujianPresent
-GansuPresent
-GuangdongPresent
-GuangxiPresent
-GuizhouPresent
-HainanPresent
-HebeiPresent
-HeilongjiangPresent
-HenanPresent
-HubeiPresent
-HunanPresent
-Inner MongoliaPresent
-JiangsuPresent
-JiangxiPresent
-JilinPresent
-LiaoningPresent
-NingxiaPresent
-QinghaiPresent
-ShaanxiPresent
-ShandongPresent
-ShanghaiPresent
-ShanxiPresent
-SichuanPresent
-TibetPresent
-XinjiangPresent
-YunnanPresent
-ZhejiangPresent
Hong KongPresent
IndiaPresent
-Andaman and Nicobar IslandsPresent
-Andhra PradeshPresent
-Arunachal PradeshPresent
-AssamPresent
-BiharPresent
-DelhiPresent
-GujaratPresent
-HaryanaPresent
-Himachal PradeshPresent
-Jammu and KashmirPresent
-KarnatakaPresent
-KeralaPresent
-Madhya PradeshPresent
-MaharashtraPresent
-ManipurPresent
-MeghalayaPresent
-MizoramPresent
-OdishaPresent
-PunjabPresent
-RajasthanPresent
-Tamil NaduPresent
-Uttar PradeshPresent
-West BengalPresent
IndonesiaPresent
-JavaPresent
-SulawesiPresent
IranPresent
IraqPresent
IsraelPresent
JapanPresent
JordanPresent
KazakhstanPresent
KuwaitPresent
LaosPresent
LebanonPresent
MalaysiaPresent
MongoliaPresent
MyanmarPresent
NepalPresent
OmanPresent
PakistanPresent
PhilippinesPresent
QatarPresent
Saudi ArabiaPresent
SingaporePresent
South KoreaPresent
Sri LankaPresent
SyriaPresent
TaiwanPresent
TajikistanPresent
ThailandPresent
TurkeyPresent
TurkmenistanPresent
United Arab EmiratesPresent
UzbekistanPresent
VietnamPresent
YemenPresent

Europe

AlbaniaPresent
AustriaPresent
BelarusPresent
BelgiumPresent
BulgariaPresent
CroatiaPresent
CzechiaPresent
DenmarkPresent
FinlandPresent
FrancePresent
-CorsicaPresent
GermanyPresent
GreecePresent
HungaryPresent
IrelandPresent
ItalyPresent
-SardiniaPresent
LithuaniaPresent
MaltaPresent
MonacoPresent
NetherlandsPresent
NorwayPresent
PolandPresent
PortugalPresent
-AzoresPresent
RomaniaPresent
RussiaPresent
-Russian Far EastPresent
Serbia and MontenegroPresent
SlovakiaPresent
SloveniaPresent
SpainPresent
-Canary IslandsPresent
SwedenPresent
SwitzerlandPresent
UkrainePresent
United KingdomPresent

North America

BarbadosPresent
CanadaPresent
-AlbertaPresent
-British ColumbiaPresent
-ManitobaPresent
-Nova ScotiaPresent
-OntarioPresent
-QuebecPresent
Costa RicaPresent
CubaPresent
Dominican RepublicPresent
El SalvadorPresent
GreenlandPresent
GuadeloupePresent
GuatemalaPresent
HaitiPresent
HondurasPresent
JamaicaPresent
MartiniquePresent
MexicoPresent
NicaraguaPresent
PanamaPresent
Puerto RicoPresent
Saint LuciaPresent
Trinidad and TobagoPresent
United StatesPresent
-AlabamaPresent
-AlaskaPresent
-ArizonaPresent
-ArkansasPresent
-CaliforniaPresent
-ColoradoPresent
-ConnecticutPresent
-FloridaPresent
-GeorgiaPresent
-HawaiiPresent
-IdahoPresent
-IllinoisPresent
-IndianaPresent
-IowaPresent
-KansasPresent
-KentuckyPresent
-LouisianaPresent
-MarylandPresent
-MassachusettsPresent
-MichiganPresent
-MinnesotaPresent
-MissouriPresent
-New JerseyPresent
-New MexicoPresent
-New YorkPresent
-North CarolinaPresent
-North DakotaPresent
-OhioPresent
-OklahomaPresent
-PennsylvaniaPresent
-Rhode IslandPresent
-South CarolinaPresent
-TennesseePresent
-TexasPresent
-UtahPresent
-VirginiaPresent
-WashingtonPresent
-WisconsinPresent

Oceania

AustraliaPresent
-New South WalesPresent
-Northern TerritoryPresent
-QueenslandPresent
-South AustraliaPresent
-TasmaniaPresent
-VictoriaPresent
-Western AustraliaPresent
Cook IslandsPresent
FijiPresent
French PolynesiaPresent
New CaledoniaPresent
New ZealandPresent
NiuePresent
Papua New GuineaPresent
Solomon IslandsPresent
VanuatuPresent

South America

ArgentinaPresent
BoliviaPresent
BrazilPresent
-AcrePresent
-AlagoasPresent
-AmapaPresent
-AmazonasPresent
-BahiaPresent
-CearaPresent
-Espirito SantoPresent
-GoiasPresent
-Mato GrossoPresent
-Mato Grosso do SulPresent
-Minas GeraisPresent
-ParaPresent
-ParaibaPresent
-ParanaPresent
-PernambucoPresent
-PiauiPresent
-Rio de JaneiroPresent
-Rio Grande do SulPresent
-RondoniaPresent
-RoraimaPresent
-Santa CatarinaPresent
-Sao PauloPresent
-SergipePresent
ChilePresent
ColombiaPresent
EcuadorPresent
French GuianaPresent
GuyanaPresent
ParaguayPresent
PeruPresent
SurinamePresent
UruguayPresent
VenezuelaPresent

Distribution Database Table

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Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, 2001. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Ctenosaura similisAdults/Eggs
Iguana iguanaAdult Female/Adult Male/EggsRodda (2003)
Oncorhynchus tshawytschaAdult/Broodstock/LarvalBayer (1989)
Rana catesbeianaAdult Female/Adult Male

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