Taxon profile


New Zealand Sea Lion
Phocarctos hookeri (Gray, 1844)

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

Scientific synonyms

Arctocephalus hookeri J.E. Gray, 1844
Neophoca hookeri (Gray, 1844)

Other names

= Auckland Sea Lion
= Hooker's Sea Lion



Links and literature

EN ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Phocarctos hookeri (J.E. Gray, 1844)]
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Phocarctos hookeri Gray, 1844]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Phocarctos hookeri (Gray, 1844)]

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