Taxon profile


Northern Fur Seal
Callorhinus ursinus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Otariidae »  genus Callorhinus

IUCN category:Vulnerable


juvenile animal

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Uncinaria lucasi Stiles, 1901

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [3590]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Callorhinus ursinus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
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 Callorhinus ursinus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Callorhinus ursinus (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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