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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptonychotes weddelli (Lesson, 1826) 
AphiaID: 343996

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 editorPinnipedia (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhocidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptonychotes (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptonychotes weddelli (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (lapsus calami)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptonychotes weddellii (Lesson, 1826)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptonychotes Gill, 1872
Source  basis of record UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms, available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWeddell seal  [details]
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (86 publications) 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circumpolar and widespread in Southern Ocean [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:343996
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-04-11 11:37:23Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2010-02-15 10:38:51Z  changed  Vanhoorne, Bart
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). Leptonychotes weddelli (Lesson, 1826). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=343996 on 2014-12-29
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