Taxon profile


Harp Seal
Pagophilus groenlandicus (Erxleben, 1777)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Phocidae - earless seal »  genus Pagophilus

Scientific synonyms

Pagophilus groenlandica (Erxleben, 1777)
Phoca groenlandica Erxleben, 1777

IUCN category:Least Concern
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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Ursus maritimus Phipps, 1774 - Polar Bear

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305347]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Phoca groenlandica Erxleben, 1777]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [41671]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Pagophilus groenlandicus (Erxleben, 1777)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Pagophilus groenlandicus Erxleben, 1777]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Phoca groenlandica Erxleben, 1777]

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