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Table 1 Categories of pig breeds based on geographic location and domestication

From: Whole genome variants across 57 pig breeds enable comprehensive identification of genetic signatures that underlie breed features

Categories Breeds
European wild European wild boar
European domestic Angler Sattelschwein, Berkshire, British Saddleback, Bunte Bentheimer, Calabrese, Casertana, Chato Murciano, Cinta Senese, Creole, Duroc, Gloucester, Hampshire, Iberian, Landrace, Large Black, Leicoma, Linderodsvin, Mangalica, Middle White, Negro Iberico, Nero Siciliano, Pietrain, Retinto, Tamworth, Yorkshire, Yucatan miniature
Asian wild Asian wild boar, Sumatra
Asian domestic Bama Xiang, Bamei, Baoshan, Enshi Black, Erhualian, Hetao, Jeju Black, Jiangquhai, Jinhua, Laiwu, Leping Spotted, Luchuan, Meishan, Min, Neijiang, Penzhou, Rongchang, Songliao Black, Tibetan, Tongcheng, Wannan Black, Wujin, Wuzhishan, Xiang, Ya’nan
Others African wild boar, Goettingen minipig