The scientific or taxonomic name would be Taxidea taxus.
The scientific or taxonomic name would be Meles meles.
The American badger's scientific name is Taxidea taxus.
The honey badger's scientific name is Mellivora capensis. The first part is the genus name, and the second is the species name. It is the only member of its genus.
The scientific name for a badger is Taxidea taxus. The badger is known to be in the family Mustelidae with otters and weasels.
American badger was created in 1778.
An American badger is a species of badger native to North America, Latin name Taxidea taxus.
Badger is the common name for a specific group of carnivorous mammals, which belong to the family Mustelidae, which also includes weasels, otters, ferrets, wolverines, and relatives. There are eight species of badger, in three subfamilies: Melinae (badgers of Europe and Asia), Mellivorinae (the Ratel or honey badger), and Taxideinae (the American badger).Scientific classificationKingdom: AnimaliaPhylum: ChordataClass: MammaliaOrder: CarnivoraFamily: MustelidaeSubfamily: MelinaeMellivorinaeTaxidiinaeGenera ArctonyxMelogaleMelesMellivoraTaxidea
It depends on what kind of badger it is. An American badger, no. An African Honey Badger, yes.