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.

Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
  • Odobenus rosmarus
AquaMaps Resource
Arctic Ocean Biodiversity 2011
  • Odobenus rosmarus
AskNature
BOLDS images II Species
  • Odobenus rosmarus
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
  • Odobenus rosmarus
Biopix
  • Odobenus rosmarus
CalPhotos
  • Odobenus rosmarus
DiscoverLife ID keys resource
  • Odobenus rosmarus
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Odobenus rosmarus
Dutch Marine and Coastal Species Encyclopedia
  • Odobenus rosmarus
EOL Group on Flickr
  • Odobenus rosmarus
EOL Group on Flickr
Environments
  • Odobenus rosmarus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Genome 10K Project Vertebrates
  • Odobenus rosmarus
Global Biotic Interactions Species
  • Odobenus rosmarus
IUCN Red List
IUCN Red List
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BioLib.cz Import
Anage Data
  • Odobenus rosmarus
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Odobenus rosmarus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Phoca rosmarus
Mammal life history
  • Odobenus rosmarus
MarLIN resource
NCBI Taxonomy
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NatureServe resource Species
  • Odobenus rosmarus (Linnaeus, 1758)
North American Mammals Resource
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Odobenus rosmarus (Linnaeus, 1758)
OBIS depth range resource
One-time import of archived NBII images Species
  • Odobenus rosmarus
Paleobiology Database
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SPIRE resource
  • Odobenus rosmarus
AnAge database
IUCN Structured Data
  • Odobenus rosmarus (Linnaeus, 1758)
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Odobenus rosmarus
Tree of Life web project
  • Odobenus rosmarus
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia
  • Odobenus rosmarus (Linnaeus, 1758)
iNaturalist Images Species
  • Odobenus rosmarus

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