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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Pholidota
Family: Manidae
Genus: Manis
Linnaeus, 1758

Manis is a genus of pangolins.[1]


Known fossil species:

Extant species:[2]


  1. ^ Schlitter, D.A. (2005). "Order Pholidota". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 530–531. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.
  2. ^ "Manis". Catalogue of Life. ITIS. Species 2000.CS1 maint: others (link)