Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
FishBase
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IABIN resource
BOLDS images II Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
Census of Antarctic Marine Life
  • Dissostichus mawsoni Norman, 1937
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Dissostichus mawsoni
Environments
IRMNG
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Species
Anage Data
FishWisePro resource
Global Biotic Interactions Species
AquaMaps Resource
BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Dissostichus mawsoni Norman, 1937
OBIS depth range resource
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Dissostichus mawsoni
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Dissostichus mawsoni
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Species
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia

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