Antarctic Taxa

Fauna Species within 1.0 degrees of the position

(Latitude 62° 58' 00.0" S Longitude 56° 22' 00.0" W )

Use the link on the Scientific Name to see full details of that taxa. The Observations link allows the user to search for observations near this place.

Any species that are protected are indicated by a *

Scientific NameAuthorityCommon Name   Observations
Alaskozetes antarcticus Mite Observations
Apotriophtydeus scotia Usher & Edwards Observations
Archisotoma brucei (Carpenter, 1907) Springtail Observations
Boeckella entzi Observations
Cryptopygus antarcticus Springtail Observations
Diphascon schusteri Dastych, 1984 Water bear Observations
Echiniscus jenningsi Dastych, 1984 Water bear Observations
Eudyptes chrysolophus (Brandt,1837) Macaroni Penguin * Observations
Euphausia superba Dana, 1852 krill Observations
Eupodes exiguus Mite Observations
Eupodes parvus grahamensis Mite Observations
Friesea grisea Sch¿ffer Springtail Observations
Fulmarus glacialoides (Smith,1840) Southern Fulmar Observations
Gamasellus racovitzai Mite Observations
Halozetes belgicae (Michael) Observations
Hexapodibius sp. Water bear Observations
Hydrogamasus antarcticus Mite Observations
Hypsibius arcticus Murray, 1907 Observations
Laelaps grahamensis Mite Observations
Liochthonius mollis Observations
Macronectes giganteus Gmelin,1789 Southern Giant Petrel * Observations
Magellozetes antarcticus Mite Observations
Milnesium tardigradum Water bear Observations
Nanorchestes berryi Observations
Nanorchestes gressitti Strandtmann, 1982 Observations
Nanorchestes sp. Observations
Oppia loxolineata Midge Observations
Pagodroma nivea (Forster,1777) Snow Petrel Observations
Parisotoma octooculata Springtail Observations
Pretriophtydeus tilbrooki (Strandtmann, 1967) Observations
Pygoscelis adeliae (Hombron and Jacquinot,1841) Adelie Penguin Observations
Pygoscelis antarctica (Forster,1781) Chinstrap Penguin Observations
Pygoscelis papua (Forster,1781) Gentoo Penguin * Observations
Stereotydeus Villosus Observations

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