Oppian, Halieutica, or Fishing

LCL 219: 516-517

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Oppian

Classified Zoological Catalogue

1. Mammals

  • Αἴγαγρος, Wild Goat, Aegoceros pictus, etc.
  • Αἴλουρος, Wild Cat, Felis catus, and Domestic Cat, F. domestica.
  • Αἴξ, Goat, Capra hircus.
  • Ἀλώπηξ, Fox, Canis vulpes.
  • Ἄρκτος, Brown Bear, Ursus arctos.
  • Ἄρπαξ, Harrier, species of Wolf (=Κίρκος), C. iii. 304.
  • Ἀσπάλαξ, Mole-rat (Blind Rat), Spalax typhlus.
  • Ἀχαινέη (ἔλαφος), Brocket, C. ii. 426 n.
  • Βίσων, European Bison (Wisent), Bos bonasus (Bison Europaeus).
  • Βούβαλος, Cow Antelope, Antilope (Alcelaphus) bubalis.
  • Βοῦς (Ταῦρος), Ox, Bull, Bos taurus.
  • Δελφίς, Dolphin, Delphinus delphis.
  • Δορκαλίς (Δόρκος), Gazelle, Gazella dorcas.
  • Ἔλαφος, Red Deer, Cervus elaphus.
  • Ἐλέφας, Elephant, Elephas indicus and E. africanus.
  • Εὐρυκέρως, Fallow Deer, Cervus dama.
  • Ἐχῖνος χερσαῖος, (1) the Common Hedgehog, Erinaceus europaeus; (2) in C. ii. 598 the Spiny Mouse, Mus acomys.
  • Θώς, either the Jackal, Canis aureus, or the Civet, Viverra civetta.
  • Ἰκτῖνος, Kite, species of Wolf, C. iii. 331.
  • Ἴορκος, Roe Deer, Cervus capreolus.
  • Ἵππαγρος, the Nylghau, Boselaphus tragocamelus.
  • Ἵππος, Horse, Equus caballus.
  • Ἰχνεύμων, Ichneumon, Herpestes ichneumon.
  • Καμηλοπάρδαλις, Giraffe, Camelopardalis giraffa.
  • Κάμηλος, Camel, Camelus bactrianus and C. dromedarius.
  • Κάπρος, Wild Boar, Sus scrofa.
  • Καστορίς, Beaver, Castor fiber, H. i. 398 n.
  • Κίρκος, Hawk, species of Wolf (=Ἅρπαξ), C. iii. 304.
  • Κριός, Grampus, Killer Whale, Orca gladiator.
  • Κύων, Dog, Canis familiaris.
  • Λαγώς, Hare, Lepus timidus.
  • Λέων, Lion, Felis leo.
  • Λύγξ, (1) Lynx, Felis lynx, (2) the Caracal, F. caracal.
  • Λύκος, Wolf, Canis lupus.
  • Μυοξός, Dormouse, Myoxus glis, M. nitela, M. dryas.
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DOI: 10.4159/DLCL.oppian-halieutica_fishing.1928