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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Phocidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Phocidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Adriatic Sea Species List, NMNH Mammals, AnAge, CalPhotos, Egypt Species List, Alaska Fisheries Science Center, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Conabio, Freshwater and Marine Image Bank U Washington, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, IABIN, Ecomare, Fitzpatrick Institute of Ornithology Virtual Museum, Morgan Ernest 2003, IUCN, Algeria Species List, Austria Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Australia Species List, Belgium Species List, Brazil Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, Croatia Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Denmark Species List, Ecuador Species List, Estonia Species List, Falkland Islands Species List, Faroe Islands Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, Germany Species List, Greenland Species List, Hungary Species List, Iceland Species List, Ireland Species List, Isle of Man Species List, Italy Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Lebanon Species List, Maldives Species List, Moldova Species List, Morocco Species List, New Zealand Species List, Norway Species List, Peru Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Slovakia Species List, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, South Korea Species List, South Africa Species List, Suriname Species List, Sweden Species List, Territory of Heard Island and McDonald Islands, Territory of the French Southern and Antarctic, The Netherlands Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Uruguay Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, OBIS environmental data records, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Baffin Bay Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Chukchi Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, East Siberian Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Bothnia Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Finland Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of Riga Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Indian Ocean Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Lincoln Sea Species List, Hudson Strait Species List, Hudson Bay Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Northwestern Passages Species List, North Sea Species List, Rio de la Plata Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Sea of Okhostk Species List, Skagerrak Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Phocidae Gray 1821
Recognized by EOL authors

Alternative Names

? aberratum Vanden Broeck, 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? affinis Vanden Broeck, 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? albiventer Boddaert, 1785
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ambigua Van Beneden, 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? angustirostris Gill, 1866
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? antarcticus Thunberg, 1811
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? argentinus Ameghino, 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? capensis Hendey & Repenning, 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? carcinophaga Hombron & Jacquinot, 1842
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? couffoni Friant, 1947
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? delognii Vanden Broeck, 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? dimidiata Schlegel, 1800
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? elephantina Molina, 1782
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? equestris Pallas, 1831
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? foetida Fabricius, 1776
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gaudini Guiscardi, 1870
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gichigensis Allen, 1902
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? holitschensis Bruhl, 1860
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? leptonyx Blainville, 1820
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? major Clark & Guensburg, 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? minor Van Beneden, 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? montanus Clark & Guensburg, 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? obscura Van Beneden, 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ochotensis Pallas, 1831
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? packardi Barnes, 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pannonica Kretzoi, 1941
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? primigenia Takeyama & Ozawa, 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? proxima Van Beneden, 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pumila Van Beneden, 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? rousseaui Van Beneden, 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? sarmatica Alekseev, 1924
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? schauinslandi Hermann, 1779
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? similis Van Beneden, 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? sinanoensis Nagao, 1941
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vetus Leidy, 1853
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vetusta Zapfe, 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vindoboniensis Toula, 1897
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? virginianus Dekay, 1842
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? vulgaris Van Beneden, 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? watasei Matsumoto, 1925
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? weddelli Lesson, 1826
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Australophoca Valenzuela-Toro, Pyenson, Gutstein & Suárez 2015
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Callicephalus Agassiz 1846
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Hadrokirus Amson & de Muizon 2013
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lobodon (Gray 1844)
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Macrorhinus Cuvier 1826
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Mesotaria Van Beneden 1876
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Miophoca Zapfe 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nanophoca Dewaele, Amson, Lambert & Louwye 2017
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neomonachus Slater & Helgen 2014
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paleophoca Beneden 1859
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Plesiocyon Schlosser 1887
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Trichecodon Lankester 1865
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

Afrikaans

Oorlose robbe preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Albanian

Fokat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

فقميات preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Əsl suitilər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Itsas txakur preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

сапраўдныя цюлені preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Selfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
selfamilien

Brazilian Portuguese

Focídeos preferred
Recognized by 01134ann and admin

Bulgarian

същински тюлени preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Foca preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Pravi tuljani preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

tuleňovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Ægte sæler preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

zeehonden preferred

Esperanto

Fokedoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Hülglased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Faroese

Kópur preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Hylkeet preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

French

Eléphant De Mer Du Sud preferred
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Foca preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

ნამდვილი სელაპები preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Hundsrobben preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, mckinnel, and admin
Seehunde
Recognized by mckinnel and admin

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Φωκίδες preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Guarani

Kyjachuroto preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

כלבי ים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Fókafélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Icelandic

Selaætt preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Inuktitut

ᐳᐃᔨᒃ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Rón preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

アザラシ preferred
アザラシ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Kazakh

Нағыз итбалықтар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Тюлендер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Fok preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Roņi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Limburgan; Limburger; Limburgish

Zieëhónj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lingala

Sili preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Tikrieji ruoniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mongolian

Чихгүй далайн хав preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

Ekte selar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
selfamilien

Occitan (post 1500)

Focids preferred
Recognized by chant30 and admin

Persian

خوک دریایی بی‌گوش preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Fokowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Portuguese

Foca preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

настоящие тюлени preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Pravi tuljani preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Focas preferred
Recognized by CITES

Swahili

Sili preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Öronlösa sälar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
öronlösa sälar

Thai

วงศ์แมวน้ำ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Fokgiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

тюленеві preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Selch preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Siahünjer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Zelińtë preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Түлүөннүҥүлэр кэргэннэрэ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
ᎠᏐᎠᏍᏙ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Tyulenlar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Hải cẩu thật sự preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Azb

اصل سۇ ایتی‌لر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Bxr

Хаб загаhан preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Cdo

Hāi-báu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Nan

Hái-pà preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Pnb

انکنا سیل preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Phocidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Osteichthyes
Sarcopterygii
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Amniota
Synapsida
Therapsida
Cynodontia
Mammalia
Theria
Eutheria
Placentalia
Boreoeutheria
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Carnivora
Caniformia
Pinnipedia
Phocidae (this page)

GBIF classification

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