Invasive Species Compendium

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Canis familiaris
(dogs)

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Canis familiaris (dogs)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 10 December 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Host Animal
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Canis familiaris
  • Preferred Common Name
  • dogs
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Chordata
  •       Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •         Class: Mammalia
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Canis familiaris

Preferred Common Name

  • dogs

International Common Names

  • English: bitch; dog; puppies; puppy
  • Spanish: chien
  • French: chien

Local Common Names

  • Australia: dingos
  • Germany: Hund
  • Italy: cane
  • Portugal: cão

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Chordata
  •             Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •                 Class: Mammalia
  •                     Order: Carnivora
  •                         Suborder: Fissipeda
  •                             Family: Canidae
  •                                 Genus: Canis
  •                                     Species: Canis familiaris

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
Burkina FasoPresent
Côte d'IvoirePresent
EgyptPresent
EthiopiaPresent
GabonPresent
KenyaPresent
LibyaPresent
MoroccoPresent
NamibiaPresent
NigeriaPresent
SenegalPresent
Sierra LeonePresent
SomaliaPresent
South AfricaPresent
SudanPresent
TanzaniaPresent
TunisiaPresent
ZambiaPresent
ZimbabwePresent

Asia

BangladeshPresent
CambodiaPresent
ChinaPresent
-GansuPresent
-GuangdongPresent
-GuangxiPresent
-GuizhouPresent
-HeilongjiangPresent
-QinghaiPresent
-XinjiangPresent
IndiaPresent
-Andhra PradeshPresent
-AssamPresent
-GujaratPresent
-KarnatakaPresent
-KeralaPresent
-MaharashtraPresent
-PunjabPresent
-SikkimPresent
IndonesiaPresent
IranPresent
IraqPresent
IsraelPresent
JapanPresent
JordanPresent
LebanonPresent
MalaysiaPresent
PakistanPresent
PhilippinesPresent
South KoreaPresent
Sri LankaPresent
TaiwanPresent
ThailandPresent
TurkeyPresent
TurkmenistanPresent
UzbekistanPresent
VietnamPresent

Europe

AlbaniaPresent
AustriaPresent
BelgiumPresent
BulgariaPresent
CroatiaPresent
CyprusPresent
CzechiaPresent
DenmarkPresent
FinlandPresent
FrancePresent
GermanyPresent
GreecePresent
HungaryPresent
IcelandPresent
IrelandPresent
ItalyPresent
-SicilyPresent
NetherlandsPresent
NorwayPresent
PolandPresent
PortugalPresent
-MadeiraPresent
RomaniaPresent
Serbia and MontenegroPresent
SlovakiaPresent
SloveniaPresent
SpainPresent
-Balearic IslandsPresent
-Canary IslandsPresent
SwedenPresent
SwitzerlandPresent
United KingdomPresent
-Northern IrelandPresent

North America

BahamasPresent
BarbadosPresent
CanadaPresent
-British ColumbiaPresent
-Newfoundland and LabradorPresent
-OntarioPresent
-Prince Edward IslandPresent
-SaskatchewanPresent
Costa RicaPresent
CubaPresent
CuraçaoPresent
MartiniquePresent
MexicoPresent
Puerto RicoPresent
Trinidad and TobagoPresent
United StatesPresent
-AlabamaPresent
-ArizonaPresent
-CaliforniaPresent
-FloridaPresent
-GeorgiaPresent
-IndianaPresent
-LouisianaPresent
-MassachusettsPresent
-MinnesotaPresent
-NebraskaPresent
-North CarolinaPresent
-North DakotaPresent
-OhioPresent
-OklahomaPresent
-TexasPresent
-UtahPresent
-WashingtonPresent
-WisconsinPresent

Oceania

AustraliaPresent
-New South WalesPresent
-Northern TerritoryPresent
-QueenslandPresent
-VictoriaPresent
-Western AustraliaPresent
New ZealandPresent

South America

ArgentinaPresent
BoliviaPresent
BrazilPresent
-BahiaPresent
-CearaPresent
-Espirito SantoPresent
-Mato GrossoPresent
-Mato Grosso do SulPresent
-Minas GeraisPresent
-ParaPresent
-ParanaPresent
-Rio de JaneiroPresent
-Rio Grande do SulPresent
-Sao PauloPresent
ChilePresent
ColombiaPresent
Falkland IslandsPresent
French GuianaPresent
PeruPresent
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 similisAll Stages
Iguana iguanaAdult Female/Adult MaleRodda (2003)
Mephitis mephitisOther/All Stages

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