Alces alces (L., 1758)

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  • Title: Alces alces (L., 1758)
  • State province: England
  • Specific epithet: alces
  • Scientific name authorship: (L., 1758)
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Artiodactyla
  • Locality: Earl's Barton
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Cenozoic
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Identified by: Master - Dr Adrian M. Lister; Natural History Museum, London; Palaeontology; Lister
  • Higher geography: Europe; United Kingdom; England; Northamptonshire; Earl's Barton
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Vertebrata; Mammalia; Artiodactyla; Cervidae
  • Genus: Alces
  • Family: Cervidae
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Quaternary
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Cenozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Pleistocene
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Mammalia
  • Bed: Arctic Bed