Erinaceus aethiopicus Ehrenberg, 1832, Ehrenberg, 1832

Turni, Hendrik, Hutterer, Rainer & Asher, Robert, 2007, Type specimens of “ insectivoran ” mammals at the Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Zootaxa 1470, pp. 1-33: 10

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.273750

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scientific name

Erinaceus aethiopicus Ehrenberg, 1832
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Erinaceus aethiopicus Ehrenberg, 1832  

[Hemprich, W.F. &] Ehrenberg, C.G. (1832) Symbolae Physicae seu Icones et Descriptiones corporum naturalium novorum aut minus cognitorum quae ex itineribus per Libyam Aegyptum Nubiam Dongalam Syriam Arabiam et Habessiniam... Pars Zoologica I. [Mammalia]. Berlin, ex Officina Academica, 1832 [1828–1832]: 2, sig. k, footnote [unpaginated].

Valid name: Paraechinus aethiopicus (Ehrenberg, 1832)  

Holo- or Syntype: ZMB 731, sex indet., skull and skin, collected by Hemprich and Ehrenberg from Egypt, 1820–1823.

Comment: In the original description Ehrenberg provided no details on the number of specimens examined.

ZMB

Museum für Naturkunde Berlin (Zoological Collections)