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Giraffa Brisson 1762 (giraffe)

Amniota - Therapsida - Giraffidae

Full reference: M. J. Brisson. 1762. Regnum Animale in classes IX distributum, sive synopsis methodica, Ed. 2

Parent taxon: Giraffini according to A. Hassanin and E. J. P. Douzery 2003

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Giraffa camelopardalis, Giraffa jumae, Giraffa priscilla, Giraffa punjabiensis, Giraffa pygmaea, Giraffa sivalensis, Giraffa stillei

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Type: Cervus camelopardalis

Ecology: ground dwelling browser