Saiga tatarica mongolica

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Taxonavigation: Artiodactyla

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Chordata Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Cladus: Sphenacodontia
Cladus: Sphenacodontoidea
Ordo: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Subordo: Cynodontia
Infraordo: Eucynodontia
Cladus: Probainognathia
Cladus: Prozostrodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohort: Theria
Cohort: Eutheria
Cohort: Placentalia
Superordo: Boreoeutheria
Superordo: Laurasiatheria
Cladus: Cetartiodactyla
Ordo: Artiodactyla

Familia: Bovidae
Subfamilia: Antilopinae
Genus: Saiga
Species: Saiga tatarica
Subspecies: Saiga tatarica mongolica


Saiga tatarica mongolica Bannikov, 1946

Type locality: West Mongolia, Great West-Lakes basin.


  • Saiga mongolica
  • Saiga borealis mongolica


  • Bannikov, A.G. 1946: [A new saiga species from Mongolia]. Doklady Akad. Nauk, 51: 397-399 (in Russian).
  • Bannikov, A.G. 1951: Materials for mammalian studies in Mongolia: Vol. V: Antelopes. Bulletin of the Moscow Society of Naturalists (Biol. Ser.) 56(3): 21-41 (in Russian).
  • Bannikov, A.G. 1954: Mammals of the Mongolian People’s Republic. Nauka Press, Moscow. 669 pp. (In Russian)
  • Dulamceren, S. & Amgalan, L. 1994: Daten zur reproduktion der Mongolischen saiga-antilope (Saiga tatarica mongolica Bannikov, 1946). Beiträge zur Jagd- und Wildforschung, 19: 125-127.
  • Dulamtseren, S. and Amgalan, L. 1995: Distribution and contemporary populations of Mongolian saiga (Saiga tatarica mongolica, Bannikov). In: Zh. Badamkhand (ed.) Natural conditions and biological resources of the Great Gobi Reserve. Ministry of Nature and Environment, Ulaanbaatar. pp. 45-51. (In Mongolian)
  • Dulamtseren, S. and Amgalan, L. 2003: Mongolian saiga (Saiga tatarica mongolica). Proceedings of the Institute of Biology of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences, 24: 64-70. (In Mongolian)

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Mongolian Saiga