Mirounga angustirostris (Gill, 1866)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaCarnivoraPhocidaeMirounga

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Overview

Full Name

Mirounga angustirostris (Gill, 1866)

Common names

  • Northern Elephant Seal eng
  • northern sea elephant eng
  • Elefante marino norteño spa
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Proc. Essex Inst. Salem vol. 5 p. 13

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

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All 856 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Carnivora
family
Phocidae
genus
Mirounga
species
Mirounga angustirostris
 
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Bibliography

Mead, J. G. and R. L. Brownell, Jr. (2005). Cetacea. Pages 723--743 in Wilson, D. E. & D. M. Reeder (eds). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed), Johns Hopkins University Press, 2,142 pp.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.