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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Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
Mammal life history
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Mesoplodon bowdoini
Environments
Genome 10K Project Vertebrates
  • Mesoplodon bowdoini
Global Biotic Interactions Species
IUCN Red List
IUCN Red List
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BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
AquaMaps Resource
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Mesoplodon bowdoini Andrews, 1908.
Paleobiology Database
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Species
Phthiraptera Species
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
IUCN Structured Data
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Mesoplodon bowdoini
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Species
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia

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