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SPECIES Sus philippensis

Author:Nehring, 1886.
Citation:Sber. Ges. Naturf. Fr., Berlin, 1886: 83.
Common Name:Philippine Warty Pig
Type Locality:Philippines, Luzon Isl.
Distribution:Philippines (Luzon, Mainit, Mindanao, Jolo, Catanduanis and Samar Isls and probably Balabac and Leyte Isls).
Status:IUCN Vulnerable.
Comments:Regarded as a species distinct from S. barbatus (Groves and Grubb, 1993); revised by Groves (1997a); an undescribed subspecies or related species recorded from Tawitawi Isls, Sulu Archipelago (Karen Rose, pers. comm.).
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SUBSPECIES philippensis

SUBSPECIES mindanensis

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