Antarctic Taxa

Fauna Species within 1.0 degrees of the position

(Latitude 53° 05' 23.0" S Longitude 73° 44' 30.0" E )

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Scientific NameAuthorityCommon Name   Observations
Acugamasus sp. Observations
Aegina sp. Observations
Alaskozetes antarcticus Mite Observations
Alaskozetes antarcticus grandjeani Observations
Algophagus antarcticus Hughes Observations
Algophagus semicollaris Fain Observations
Amalopteryx maritima True Fly Observations
Anatalanta aptera True fly Observations
Antarctonesiotes gracilipes Beetle Observations
Aptenodytes patagonicus Miller,1778 King Penguin Observations
Arctocephalus gazella (Peters,1875) Antarctic Fur Seal * Observations
Arctocephalus tropicalis (Gray,1872) Subantarctic Fur Seal * Observations
Austranoetus kerguelenensis Fain Observations
Austroppia crozetensis (Richters) Observations
Balaenoptera physalus Linnaeus,1758 Fin Whale * Observations
Bathycalanus bradyi (Wolfenden, 1905) Observations
Bathydraco antarcticus Günther, 1878 Observations
Bathydraco sp. Observations
Bathylagus sp. Deepsea smelt Observations
Bathyraja eatonii (Günther, 1876) Eaton's Skate Observations
Bathyraja irrasa Hureau and Ozouf-Costaz Sandpaper Skate Observations
Bathyraja murrayi (Günther, 1880) Murray's Skate Observations
Bdellodes sp. Observations
Bothrometopus brevis C.O.Waterhouse Observations
Bothrometopus gracilipes C.O.Waterhouse Observations
Calanoides acutus (Giesbrecht,1902) Observations
Calanus propinquus Brady,1883 Observations
Calanus simillimus Giesbrecht, 1902 Observations
Callianira antarctica Chun 1897 Observations
Calycopsis borchgrevinki (Browne, 1910) Observations
Calycopteryx moseleyi minor (variation) True fly Observations
Calycopteryx moseleyi moseleyi True fly Observations
Candacia maxima Vervoort, 1957 Observations
Canonopsis sericeus Observations
Canonopsis sericeus sericeus Beetle Observations
Catharacta lonnbergi lonnbergi Subantarctic Skua (southern) Observations
Catharacta skua Br¿nnich,1764 Great Skua Observations
Cephalopoda sp. Cephalopods Observations
Champsocephalus gunnari Lonnberg Mackerel icefish * Observations
Channichthys rhinoceratus Richardson, 1844 Unicorn icefish * Observations
Clio pyramidata Linnaeus,1767 Observations
Clio sp. Observations
Clione sulcata (Pfeffer, 1879) Observations
Cornucalanus robustus Vervoort, 1957 Observations
Cosmetirella davisi (Browne 1902) Observations
Cryptopygus antarcticus Springtail Observations
Ctenolepisma longicaudata Bristle-tail Observations
Cyclothone sp. Bristlemouth Observations
Cyllopus lucasii Bate,1862 Observations
Cyllopus magellanicus Dana, 1852 Observations
Cyphocaris richardi Chevreux, 1905 Observations
Daption capense (Linnaeus,1758) Cape Petrel Observations
Daption capense capense (Linnaeus,1758) Cape Petrel (southern) Observations
Davacarus gressitti Hunter Observations
Delphinidae sp. Dolphin sp. Observations
Digamasellus templei Hunter Observations
Diomedea exulans Linnaeus,1758 Wandering Albatross * Observations
Dissostichus eleginoides Smitt, 1898 Patagonian toothfish * Observations
Ectemnorhinus viridis G.R.Waterhouse Observations
Ectemnorrhinus forbesi Beetle Observations
Ectemnorrhinus hoseasoni Beetle Observations
Ectemnorrhinus (s. str.) crassipes Beetle Observations
Ectemnorrhinus (s. str.) jelbarti Beetle Observations
Ectomnorhinus grisescens Observations
Electrona antarctica (Günther, 1878) Lantern fish Observations
Electrona carlsbergi (Tanning 1932) Lantern fish * Observations
Electrona paucirastra Bolin, 1962 Lantern fish Observations
Electrona sp. Lantern fish Observations
Embryonopsis halticella Moth Observations
Euchaeta antarctica Giesbrecht, 1902 Observations
Euchaeta rasa (Farran, 1929) Observations
Euchirella rostromagna Wolfenden, 1905 Observations
Eudyptes chrysocome (Forster,1781) Rockhopper Penguin * Observations
Eudyptes chrysolophus (Brandt,1837) Macaroni Penguin * Observations
Eudyptes schlegeli Finch,1876 Royal Penguin * Observations
Eukrohnia hamata (Möbius, 1875) Observations
Euphausia frigida Hansen, 1911 Observations
Euphausia triacantha Holt and Tattersall, 1906 Observations
Euphausia vallentini Stebbing, 1900 Observations
Eupodes sp. Observations
Eurythenes gryllus (Lichtenstein, 1822) Observations
Fregetta grallaria grallaria (Vieilott, 1817) White-bellied Storm Petrel (Tasman Sea), White-bellied Storm-Petrel (Australasian) * Observations
Fregetta tropica (Gould,1844) Black-bellied Storm Petrel Observations
Fritillaria sp. Observations
Fulmarus glacialoides (Smith,1840) Southern Fulmar Observations
Gaetanus kruppii Giesbrecht, 1903 Observations
Gammaridae sp. Observations
Globoppia intermedia Hammer Mite Observations
Globoppia intermedia longiseta Observations
Globoppia loxolineata (Wallwork) Observations
Gobionotothen acuta Gunther Triangular Rockcod Observations
Gymnoscopelus bolini Andriashev, 1962 Lantern fish Observations
Gymnoscopelus braueri (Lönnberg, 1905) Lantern fish Observations
Gymnoscopelus fraseri (Fraser-Brunner, 1931) Lantern fish Observations
Gymnoscopelus hintonoides Hulley, 1981 Lantern fish Observations
Gymnoscopelus nicholsi (Gilbert 1911) Nichol's lanternfish Observations
Gymnoscopelus opisthopterus Fraser-Brunner, 1949 Lantern fish Observations
Gymnoscopelus sp. Lantern fish Observations
Halobaena caerulea (Gmelin,1789) Blue Petrel * Observations
Haloptilus oxycephalus (Giesbrecht,1889) Observations
Halozetes belgicae (Michael) Observations
Halozetes crozetensis (Richters) Observations
Halozetes intermedius (Wallwork) Observations
Halozetes marinus (Lohmann) Mite Observations
Halozetes marionensis Engelbrecht Observations
Heterorhabdus austrinus Giesbrecht,1902 Observations
Histiodraco velifer (Regan, 1914) Observations
Hyadesia halophila Fain Observations
Hyadesia kerguelenensis Lohmann Observations
Hyadesia subantarctica Fain Observations
Hydrurga leptonyx (Blainville,1820) Leopard Seal * Observations
Hyperia antarctica Spandl,1927 Observations
Hyperiella dilatata Stebbing,1888 Observations
Hyperiella macronyx (Walker, 1906) Observations
Icichthys australis Haedrich, 1966 Southern driftfish Observations
Isobactrus magnus (Lohmann) Observations
Ixodes kerguelensis Tick Observations
Krefftichthys anderssoni (Lönnberg, 1905) Lantern fish Observations
Lensia sp. Observations
Lepidonotothen mizops (Günther, 1880) Toad Rockcod Observations
Lepidonotothen squamifrons Gunther Grey rockcod * Observations
Limacina helicina (Dadon, 1989) Observations
Limacina retroversa (Lalli, 1972) Observations
Limacina sp. Observations
Liochthonius australis Covarrubias Observations
Litogamasus sp. Observations
Lohmannella falcata (Hodge) Observations
Lugensa brevirostris (Lesson,1831) Kerguelen Petrel Observations
Lycodapus sp. Observations
Macquarioppia striata (Wallwork) Observations
Macronectes giganteus Gmelin,1789 Southern Giant Petrel * Observations
Macronectes halli Mathews,1912 Northern Giant Petrel * Observations
Macronectes spp. Giant-petrel sp. Observations
Macrouridae indet Macrourids Observations
Macrourus holotrachys Günther, 1878 Observations
Macrourus whitsoni (Regan, 1913) Whitson?s grenadier Observations
Melanostigma gelatinosum Gunther Observations
Meropathus chuni Weevils Observations
Mesembriorrhinus brevis Observations
Metridia lucens Boeck, 1864 Observations
Moroteuthis ingens (Smith, 1881) Greater Hooked Squid Observations
Muraenolepis marmoratus Günther, 1880 Observations
Muraenolepis sp. Moray cods Observations
Musca domestica Observations
Myro kerguelenensis crozetensis Enderlein, 1909 Observations
Nanorchestes sp. Observations
Neocalvolia sp. nov. Observations
Notiopsylla kerguelensis Flea Observations
Notodiscus hookeri Snail Observations
Notolepis coatsi Dollo, 1908 Antarctic jonasfish Observations
Notothenia coriiceps Richardson, 1844 Black Rockcod Observations
Notothenia rossii Richardson, 1844 Marbled Rockcod * Observations
Nototheniidae sp. Notothenidae spp. Observations
Oceanites oceanicus (Kuhl,1820) Wilson's Storm Petrel Observations
Oithona similis Claus, 1866 Observations
Onchocalanus magnus (Wolfenden, 1906) Observations
Ostracoda sp. Observations
Pachyptila belcheri (Mathews,1912) Slender-billed Prion Observations
Pachyptila crassirostris eatoni Fulmar Prion (southern) Observations
Pachyptila desolata (Gmelin,1789) Antarctic Prion Observations
Pachyptila salvini (Mathews,1912) Salvin's Prion Observations
Pachyptila spp. Prion sp. Observations
Pachyptila turtur (Kuhl,1820) Fairy Prion Observations
Paradiplospinus gracilis Brauer Snake mackerel Observations
Paraeuchaeta antarctica (Giesbrecht, 1902) Observations
Paraeuchaeta barbarta (Brady, 1883) Observations
Paraeuchaeta biloba Farran, 1929 Observations
Paraeuchaeta exigua (Wolfenden, 1911) Observations
Paraliparis sp. Observations
Parandania boecki (Stebbing, 1888) Observations
Parapsyllus magellanicus heardi Flea Observations
Parasitiphis jeanneli Andr¿ Observations
Parasitiphis sp. Observations
Parisotoma octooculata Springtail Observations
Pegantha martagon Haeckel 1879 Observations
Pegantha triloba Haeckel 1879 Observations
Pelagobia longicirrata Greeff 1879 Observations
Pelecanoides spp. Diving Petrel sp. Observations
Pelecanoides urinatrix (Gmelin,1789) Common Diving-Petrel Observations
Periphylla periphylla (Peron and Lesueur, 1809) Observations
Petalidium foliaceum Bate 1888 Observations
Phalacrocorax atriceps King, 1828 Imperial Shag Observations
Phalacrocorax nivalis Falla, 1937 Heard Shag * Observations
Phoebetria fusca Hilsenberg,1822 Sooty Albatross * Observations
Phoebetria palpebrata Forster,1785 Light-mantled Sooty Albatross * Observations
Phoebetria spp. Sooty Albatross sp. Observations
Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus,1758 Sperm Whale * Observations
Pleuromamma robusta (F.Dahl, 1893) Observations
Podacarus auberti Granjean Observations
Primno macropa Guerin-Meneville, 1836 Observations
Pringleophaga heardensis Clothes moth Observations
Procellaria aequinoctialis Linnaeus,1758 White-chinned Petrel * Observations
Procellaria cinerea Gmelin,1789 Grey Petrel * Observations
Protomyctophum andriashevi Becker, 1963 Observations
Protomyctophum bolini (Fraser-Brunner, 1949) Lanternfish Observations
Protomyctophum subparallelum (Tåning, 1932) Lanternfish Observations
Protomyctophum tenisoni (Norman, 1930) Lanternfish Observations
Pseudochirella mawsoni Verwoot, 1957 Observations
Pterodroma lessonii (Garnot,1826) White-headed Petrel Observations
Pterodroma macroptera (Smith,1840) Great-winged Petrel Observations
Pterodroma mollis (Gould,1844) Soft-plumaged Petrel * Observations
Puffinus griseus (Gmelin,1789) Sooty Shearwater Observations
Puffinus spp. shearwater sp. Observations
Puffinus tenuirostris (Temminck,1835) Short-tailed Shearwater Observations
Pygoscelis antarctica (Forster,1781) Chinstrap Penguin Observations
Pygoscelis papua (Forster,1781) Gentoo Penguin * Observations
Rhincalanus gigas Brady, 1883 Observations
Rhombognathus apsteini Lohmann Observations
Rhombognathus auster Bartsch Observations
Rosacea sp. Observations
Sagitta gazellae Ritter-Zahony 1909 Observations
Sagitta maxima (Conant 1896) Observations
Salpa thompsoni Foxton 1961 Observations
Scaphocalanus antarcticus Park, 1982 Observations
Spongiobranchaea australis d'Orbigny, 1836 Observations
Stevacarus claggi Hunter Observations
Stomias gracilis Garman Observations
Thalassarche carteri (Mathews, 1912) Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross * Observations
Thalassarche chrysostoma Forster,1785 Grey-headed Albatross * Observations
Thalassarche melanophrys Temminck, 1828 Black-browed Albatross * Observations
Thalassoica antarctica (Gmelin,1789) Antarctic Petrel Observations
Themisto gaudichaudi Guerin,1825 Observations
Thysanoessa macrura G.O Sars, 1883 Observations
Tineola bisiella Clothes moth Observations
Tomopteris carpenteri Quatrefages 1865 Observations
Tomopteris cavallii Rosa 1907 Observations
Tomopteris planktonis Apstein1900 Observations
Tomopteris septentrionalis Steenstrup 1849 Observations
Tomopteris sp. Observations
Tullbergia antarctica Lubbock, 1876 Springtail Observations
Tullbergia bisetosa Borner, 1903 or 2 Springtail Observations
Tydeus sp. Observations
Uristes sp. Observations
Vanadis antarctica (McIntosh 1885) Observations
Vibilia antarctica Stebbing, 1888 Observations
Vibilia armata Bovallius, 1887 Observations
Wertella tera Bartsch Observations
Zanclonia weldoni (Browne, 1910) Observations
Zanclorhynchus spinifer Gunther Horsefish Observations

For additional taxa, see the Search Taxonomy page of Antarctic Biodiversity.