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Scientific Names

Accepted Names

Orcinus orca (Linnaeus 1758)
Recognized by EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Reference taxon: Orcinus orca (Linnaeus 1758) according to World Register of Marine Species via Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp.
Orcinus orca
Recognized by Flickr BHL, iNaturalist, PlanetScott, United Kingdom Species List, South Atlantic Species List, Arctic Mammals, Indian Ocean Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Pacific Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Skagerrak Species List, English Channel Species List, Strait of Gibraltar Species List, Ligurian Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Hudson Strait Species List, Baffin Bay Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Chukchi Sea Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Africa Species List, Sweden Species List, Northwestern Passages Species List, New Zealand Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Ireland Species List, Mexico Species List, Falkland Islands Species List, France Species List, Ecuador Species List, Iceland Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Argentina Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Pantheria, Australia Species List, Denmark Species List, Norway Species List, Barcode of Life Data Systems, AnAge, Flickr Group, Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Commons, CalPhotos, Wildfinder (WWF), Canada Species List, Japan Species List, Russia Species List, AnAge articles, wikipedia Italiano, wikipedia Español, wikipedia, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, wikipedia 中文维基百科, wikipedia Français, wikipedia 日本語, wikipedia русскую Википедию, wikipedia 한국어 위키백과, wikipedia Deutsch, Morgan Ernest 2003, Chile Species List, NCBI, wikipedia NL, wikipedia POL, wikipedia VI, wikipedia CZ, Wikidata, Wikidata, Wikidata, Global Biotic Interactions, Global Biotic Interactions, wikipedia FI, wikipedia Norwegian, wikipedia RO, wikipedia UK, wikipedia CA, wikipedia SV, wikipedia PT, wikipedia TR, Kappeler et al 2013, and Smith et al 2011
Orcinus orca (L. (1758))
Recognized by IABIN
Orcinus orca Linnaeus 1758
Recognized by Conabio

Synonyms

Delphinus duhameli Lacépède 1804
Delphinus grampus Blainville 1817
Delphinus serra Borowski 1780
Delphinus victorini Grill 1858
Grampus orca Iredale & Troughton 1933
Grampus rectipinna Scheffer 1942
Grampus vectipinna Branson 1971
Ophysia pacifica Gray 1870
Orca africana Gray 1871
Orca antarctica Fischer 1876
Orca ater Cope 1869
Orca ater Cope ex Scammon 1869
Orca atra Gray 1871
Orca eschrichtii Reinhardt 1866
Orca glacialis Berzin & Vladimirov 1982
Orca gladiator Van Beneden & Gervais (1869)
Orca latirostris Gray 1870
Orca megellanica Burmeister 1866
Orca minor Malm 1871
Orca orca Lahille 1914
Orca pacifica Gray 1870
Orca rectipinna Cope 1869
Orca rectipinna Cope ex Scammon 1869
Orca schlegelii Lilljeborg 1866
Orca stenorhyncha Gray 1870
Orca tasmanica Gray 1871
Orcinus glacialis (Berzin & Vladimirov 1983)
Orcinus glacialis Berzin & Vladimirov 1982
Orcinus glacialis Berzin & Vladimirov 1983
Orcinus nanus Mikhalev & Ivashin 1981
Orcinus nanus Mikhalev, Ivashin, Savusin & Zelenaya 1981
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus 1758)
Recognized by NCBI
Physeter microps Fabricius 1780

Common Names

Afrikaans

moordvis
Moordvis

Albanian

Orka

Arabic

الحوت القاتل
حوت قاتل

Armenian

խոյադելֆին

Azerbaijani

Orka

Basque

ezpalarta
marzupla
Orka

Belarusian

касатка

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

spekkhogger
Spekkhogger

Breton

Skoazog

Bulgarian

Catalan; Valencian

Croatian

Orka

Czech

kosatka dravá

Danish

ornswin
spaekhogger
spækhugger
svaerdval
svarthval
tandthoye
Spækhugger

English

Killer whale
Recognized by AnAge and FAO species catalogs
Epaulard
Recognized by Flickr Group
Espadarte
Recognized by Flickr Group
Orca comn
Recognized by Flickr Group
Orque
Recognized by Flickr Group
paulard
Recognized by Flickr Group
grampus
killer-trasher
sword grampus
swordfish
Killer Whale -- Killer Whale

Esperanto

Granda orcino

Estonian

Mõõkvaal

Faroese

bovhidehval
Bóghvítuhvalur

Finnish

miekkavalas

French

Orque
Recognized by FAO species catalogs and Wikidata
Epaulard
Recognized by Wikidata

Gaelic; Scottish Gaelic

pictwale

Georgian

ცელნამგალა ვეშაპი

German

Großer Schwertwal
Recognized by Wikidata
Killerwal
Recognized by Wikidata
Schwertwal

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Guarani

Pirachuguasu

Hebrew

קטלן

Hungarian

Kardszárnyú delfin

Icelandic

fann-fiskar-hydengen
haa-hirningur
hahyrna
hahyrningur
huyding
sverdfiscur
Háhyrningur

Ido

Orko

Indonesian

paus pemangsa
seguni
Paus pembunuh

Inuktitut

adluk
ᐋᕐᓗᒃ

Inupiaq

Aaġlu

Irish

Cráin dhubh

Italian

Japanese

Kalaallisut; Greenlandic

ardlursark
ardlyk
Aarluk

Kazakh

Косатка

Korean

beom-gorae
innuatu

Latvian

Zobenvalis

Limburgan; Limburger; Limburgish

Orka

Lithuanian

Orka

Macedonian

Кит убиец

Malagasy

trozona mpamond

Malay

Paus pembunuh

Malayalam

കൊലയാളി തിമിംഗലം

Mongolian

Алуурчин халим

Navajo; Navaho

Łóóʼtsoh łizhin dóó łigaígíí

Northern Sami

Fahkon

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Occitan (post 1500)

Òrca

Persian

نهنگ قاتل

Polish

Orka oceaniczna

Portuguese

baleia asesina
roaz-de-bandeira
Orca
Recognized by Wikidata

Pushto; Pashto

وژونکی نهنگ

Russian

kasatka
kosatka
или кит убийца

Serbian

кит убица

Slovak

Kosatka dravá

Slovenian

Orka

Spanish; Castilian

Orca
Recognized by Conabio and Wikidata
ballena asesina
bufeo mascarillo
Recognized by Conabio
ballena pinta
ballena quila
bufeo de mascarilla
cahuel-huaique
delfin gigante
espadarte
machete
moscote
orca común
orca verdadera
Orca (CR), espolarte, "killer whale"
Recognized by INBio
Espadarte
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

löpare
opare
spackhuggare
späckhuggare
svärdfisk
tunnlik tumlare
Späckhuggare

Tagalog

Orka

Tamil

ஓர்க்கா திமிங்கலம்

Tatar

Косатка

Telugu

ఓర్కా

Thai

plawan phechakhat
วาฬเพชฌฆาต

Tibetan

སྟག་ཆུ་སྲིན།

Turkish

katil balina
Katil balina

Ukrainian

Косатка
косатка

Unspecified

Huēyimichtecuani
killer whaul
ᏗᏓᎯᎯ ᏓᏆ

Uzbek

Kosatka

Vietnamese

Cá hổ kình

Welsh

lleiddiad
orca gwryw
Lleiddiad

i18n: Ale

aguluk
dukulad

i18n: Auq

nookur

i18n: Azb

قاتیل ناققا

i18n: Ces

kosatka dravá

i18n: Ckt

musonkjgyssiak

i18n: Deu

Schwertfisch
Schwertwal
großer Schwertwal

i18n: Fra

dorque
epaulard
epée de mer
orque gladiateur
orque épaulard
orque

i18n: Hak

Fú-kîn

i18n: Nan

Hó͘-keng

i18n: No

hvalhund
spaekhogger
spekkhugger
starhyn ning
staurhval
stourvaga
stourvagn
vaghund
van hund

i18n: Pnb

کلر وہیل

i18n: Sh

Orka

i18n: Sp

Orca
Recognized by FAO species catalogs

i18n: Ypk

mesungesak

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