Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.

English

Name Sources Status
Sea spider Paleobiology Database Trusted
sea spiders Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), NCBI Taxonomy, World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), uBio Trusted

Dutch

Name Sources Status
Zeespinnen World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted

Finnish

Name Sources Status
Merilukit Kari Pihlaviita Trusted

Swedish

Name Sources Status
havsspindlar World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted

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