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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Monodontidae

Alternative Names

? vermontana Thompson, 1850
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hesperoinia Zei 1956
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Prionodelphis Frenguelli 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

beluga and narwhal preferred
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web, gafftron, and admin
Narwhal, Unicorn Whale
Recognized by CITES

Albanian

Balenat e bardha preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

حيتان بيضاء preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Təkbuynuzlular preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Narhvaler preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
narhvalfamilien

Breton

Monodontideged preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Нарвали preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Monodòntid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Chinese

一角鲸科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Bijeli kitovi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

narvalovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Narhvaler preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Grondeldolfijnen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Monodonedoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Narvallased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Sarvivalaat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin
Valkovalaat preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

French

Narval preferred
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Monodóntidos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Gründelwale preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

חדשיניים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Narválfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

イッカク科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Latvian

narvaļu dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Narvaliniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

narkvalfamilien preferred

Persian

تک‌دندانان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Narwalowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Monodontide preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

нарваловые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Bijeli kitovi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Narval preferred
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Vitvalar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
narval
Recognized by CITES
vitvalar

Turkish

Beyaz balinagiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Нарвалові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Нарвааллыҥылар кэргэннэрэ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Kỳ lân biển preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Zh Cn

一角鲸科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Zh Hans

一角鲸科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Zh Hant

一角鯨科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Zh Hk

一角鯨科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Zh Tw

一角鯨科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Monodontidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
Cetacea
50 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.