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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrsus maritimus Phipps, 1774 
AphiaID: 137085

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMammalia (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarnivora (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaniformia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrsidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrsus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUrsus Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  basis of record Wilson D.E. & Reeder D.A.M. (1993). Mammals species of the world. A taxonomic and geographic reference. Second edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, 1206 pp. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorijsbeer  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpolar bear  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolarbärUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEisbär  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbaltasis lokys  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΠολική αρκούδα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorisbjørn  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorisbjørn  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorniedźwiedź polarny  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorбелый медведь  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbeli medved  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroso polar  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkutup ayısıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkutup ayisi  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorВедмідь білийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorБілий ведмідь  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Barents Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpitsbergen [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (487 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1265 nucleotides; 464 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circumpolar in Northern Hemisphere [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137085
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-05-20 10:05:06Z  changed  Churchill, Morgan
2010-05-20 10:09:49Z  checked  Berta, Annalisa
  
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  Citation: Berta, A.; Churchill, M. (2014). Ursus maritimus Phipps, 1774. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137085 on 2014-04-19
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