WoRMS taxon details

Phocidae Gray, 1821

136976  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136976)

Genus Cystophora Nilsson, 1820
Genus Erignathus Gill, 1866
Genus Halichoerus Nilsson, 1820
Genus Histriophoca Gill, 1873
Genus Hydrurga (Blainville, 1820)
Genus Leptonychotes Gill, 1872
Genus Lobodon (Hombrot & Jacquinot, 1842)
Genus Mirounga Gray, 1827
Genus Monachus Fleming, 1822
Genus Ommatophoca Gray, 1844
Genus Pagophilus Gray, 1844
Genus Phoca Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Phoca largha Pallas, 1811
  » Species Phoca vitulina Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Phoca caspica Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Pusa caspica Gmelin, 1788 (synonym)
  » Species Phoca cristata Erxleben, 1777 accepted as Cystophora cristata (Erxleben, 1777) (basionym)
  » Species Phoca groenlandica Erxleben, 1777 accepted as Pagophilus groenlandicus (Erxleben, 1777) (synonym)
  » Species Phoca hispida Schreber, 1775 accepted as Pusa hispida Schreber, 1775 (synonym)
Genus Pusa Scopoli, 1771
Not documented
WoRMS (2018). Phocidae Gray, 1821. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136976 on 2018-06-21
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basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Jefferson, T.A.; Leatherwood, S.; Webber, M.A. (1993). Marine mammals of the world. FAO Species identification guide. FAO: Rome, Italy. ISBN 92-5-103292-0. VIII, 320 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
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Dutch zeehonden  [details]
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