Antarctic Taxa

Fauna Species within 1.0 degrees of the position

(Latitude 68° 13' 59.9" S Longitude 78° 43' 59.9" E )

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Scientific NameAuthorityCommon Name   Observations
?Axinella sp. Observations
?Cladocroce sp. Observations
?Halecium cymiforme Allman Observations
?Halitiara sp. 1 Observations
?Halitiara sp. 2 Observations
?Tubulipora sp. Observations
Acanthocorbis tinitinnabulum Observations
Achelia spicata (Hodgson) Observations
Adacnarca nitens Pelseneer, 1903 Observations
Agaue nr. hamiltoni Womersley Observations
Agaue nr. occultus (Lohmann) Observations
Akarotaxis nudiceps (Waite, 1916) Observations
Alcyonium sp. 2 Observations
Alloptes stercorarii Dubinin 1952 Mite Observations
Ammothea gigantea Gordon, I., 1932 Observations
Ammothea gracialis (Hodgson, T.V.), 1907 Observations
Ampelisca barnardi Nicholls 1938 Observations
Ampelisca sp. Observations
Amphiascoides sp. Observations
Amphilochella simplicarpa Schellenberg, 1926 Observations
Ampiascoides sp. Observations
Antarctophthirus ogmorhini Enderlein 1906 Chewing louse Observations
Antarcturus furcatus (Studer, 1882) Observations
Aptenodytes forsteri Gray, 1844 Emperor Penguin Observations
Archidoris sp. Observations
Artedidraco shackletoni Waite, 1911 Observations
Artedidraco sp. Plunderfishes Observations
Artedidraconid larva Observations
Austrodoris kerguelenensis (Bergh, 1884) Observations
Austrosignum glaciale Hodgson, 1910 Observations
Austrosignum lunatum (Hale) Observations
Balaenoptera acutorostrata Laciphde,1804 Minke Whale * Observations
Balaenoptera physalus Linnaeus,1758 Fin Whale * Observations
Bathydoris clavigera Thiele, 1912 Observations
Bathylagus antarcticus Gunther Deepsea smelt Observations
Bathyraja murrayi (Günther, 1880) Murray's Skate Observations
Berardius arnuxii Duvernoy,1851 Arnoux's Beaked Whale Observations
Calanoides acutus (Giesbrecht,1902) Observations
Calanus propinquus Brady,1883 Observations
Callianira cristata Moser 1909 Observations
Catharacta maccormicki (Saunders,1893) South Polar Skua Observations
Catharacta skua Br¿nnich,1764 Great Skua Observations
Channichthyidae indet Observations
Cheiraster (Luidiaster) gerlachei Ludwig, 1903 Observations
Cheirimedon femoratus (Pfeffer 1888) Observations
Chionodraco hamatus (Lönnberg, 1905) Observations
Chionodraco myersi DeWitt & Tyler, 1960 Myer's icefish Observations
Chionodraco sp. Observations
Chorismus antarcticus (Pfeffer, 1887) Shrimp Observations
Chromatonema rubrum Fewkes 1882 Observations
Clio pyramidata Linnaeus,1767 Observations
Clione antarctica Observations
Clione limacina (Phipps, 1774) Observations
Clione limacina antarctica Smith Observations
Cnemidocarpa verrucosa (Lesson, 1830) Observations
Contracaecum osculatum Rudolphi Observations
Cryodraco antarcticus Dollo, 1900 Long Fingered Icefish Observations
Cryptocope antarctica Vanhoffen Observations
Ctenocalanus vanus Giesbrecht, 1988 Observations
Cucumaria antarctica Vaney Observations
Cucumaria pithnacon Lampert Observations
Cucumaria sp. aff. grandis Vaney Observations
Cuenotaster involutus (Koehler, 1912) Observations
Cyllopus lucasii Bate,1862 Observations
Cymodocella tubicauda Pfeffer, 1887 Observations
Dactylopodia frigida (T. Scott) Observations
Daphniopsis studeri R¿he Water flea Observations
Daption capense (Linnaeus,1758) Cape Petrel Observations
Desmacidon sp. Observations
Desmonema gaudichaudi (Lesson) Observations
Desmosoma sp. Observations
Diphascon ?puniceum Observations
Dissostichus eleginoides Smitt, 1898 Patagonian toothfish * Observations
Distaplia cylindrica (Lesson, 1830) Observations
Dolloidraco longedorsalis Roule, 1913 Observations
Drepanopus bispinosus Bayly, 1982 Observations
Drosophilidae sp. Observations
Ectias turqueti Richardson, 1906B Observations
Euchaeta antarctica Giesbrecht, 1902 Observations
Eudorella garcilior Zimmer Observations
Eudorylaimus sp. Unsegmented roundworm Observations
Eukrohnia hamata (Möbius, 1875) Observations
Euphausia crystallorophias Holt and Tattersall, 1906 Observations
Euphausia superba Dana, 1852 krill Observations
Eusirus cf. fragilis Birsteina dn Vinogradov Observations
Eusirus perdentatus Chevreux, 1912 Observations
Eusirus sp. Observations
Fregetta tropica (Gould,1844) Black-bellied Storm Petrel Observations
Fritillaria sp. Observations
Fulmarus glacialoides (Smith,1840) Southern Fulmar Observations
Genaxinus sp MoV 2129 Observations
Glaciopsyllus antarcticus Smit & Dunnet Flea Observations
Glyphoperidium bursa Roule, 1909 Observations
Glyptonotus antarcticus Eights, 1853 Observations
Gnathia sp. Observations
Gnathiphimedia incerta Bellan-Santini Observations
Gymnodraco acuticeps Boulenger, 1902 Ploughfish Observations
Haemogamasus pontiger Berlese Mite Observations
Haffneria grandis Pizget 1880 Bird louse Observations
Halarachne miroungae Ferris 1925 Mite Observations
Halecium tenellum Hincks Observations
Halichondria sp. Observations
Haliclona sp. Observations
Halobaena caerulea (Gmelin,1789) Blue Petrel * Observations
Haloptilus ocellatus Wolfenden, 1905 Observations
Haloptilus oxycephalus (Giesbrecht,1889) Observations
Haplocheira barbimana (Thomson) Observations
Harpacticus furcatus Lang, 1936 Observations
Heterocucumis steineni (Ludwig, 1898) Observations
Heterophoxus videns Barnard Observations
Hippomedon kergueleni (Miers,1875) Observations
Hydrurga leptonyx (Blainville,1820) Leopard Seal * Observations
Hymeniacidon sp. Observations
Hyperia macrocephala (Dana, 1853) Observations
Hyperiella dilatata Stebbing,1888 Observations
Hyperiella macronyx (Walker, 1906) Observations
Hyperoche sp. Observations
Hypsibius allisoni Horning et al. Observations
Hypsibius antarcticus (J. Murray, 1907) Water bear Observations
Hypsibius arcticus Murray, 1907 Observations
Iathrippa sarsi (Pfeffer, 1887) Observations
Idomene antarctica (Giesbrecht) Observations
Idomene sp. Observations
Ilyrachna spicata (Hodgson) Observations
Inversiula nutrix Jullien, 1888 Observations
Isaeidae sp. Observations
Isodictya sp. Observations
Kellia nmrodiana Hedley Observations
Kuphocheira sp MoV 2223 Observations
Laevilitorina antarctica (Martens, 1885) Periwinkle Observations
Lafoeina longitheca Jaderholm Observations
Lamellaria sp. Observations
Laophonte sp. Observations
Laophonte whitsoni (T. Scott) Observations
Lathridius nodifer Westwood Observations
Ledella sp MoV 2047 Observations
Lepeta coppingeri (Smith) Observations
Leptonychotes weddellii (Lesson,1826) Weddell Seal * Observations
Leptostylis crassicauda Zimmer, 1907 Observations
Leucothoe sp. Observations
Lichenopora sp. Observations
Liljeborgia cf. georgiana Schellenberg Observations
Liljeborgia sp. Observations
Limacina helicina (Dadon, 1989) Observations
Limatula sp MoV 2062 Observations
Lineus corrugatus Ribbon worm Observations
Lobodon carcinophaga (Hombron and Jacquinot,1842) Crabeater Seal * Observations
Lyonsia arcaeformis Martens, 1885 Observations
Macrobiotus ?fuciger Observations
Macrobiotus sp. Water bear Observations
Macronectes giganteus Gmelin,1789 Southern Giant Petrel * Observations
Macronectes halli Mathews,1912 Northern Giant Petrel * Observations
Makrokylinus sp. Observations
Megaptera novaeangliae (Borowski,1781) Humpback Whale * Observations
Mesochra sp. Observations
Metridia gerlachei Giesbrecht, 1902 Observations
Microdiscula sp MoV 2143 Observations
Microsetella sp. Observations
Mirounga leonina (Linnaeus,1758) Southern Elephant Seal * Observations
Molpadia musculus Risso, 1826 Observations
Monoculodes sp. Observations
Munna antarctica Pfeffer, 1887 Observations
Munna sp. aff. neglecta Monod Observations
Munna sp. aff. pallida Beddard Observations
Nanorchestes antarcticus Strandtmann. 1963 Mite Observations
Nanorchestes bellus Strandtmann & Somme, 1977 Observations
Nebalia sp. Observations
Nebaliella antarctica Thiele Observations
Neobuccinum eatoni (Smith, 1875) Observations
Neojaera furcata (Hodgson) Observations
Notaeolidia sp. Observations
Nototanais antarcticus (Hodgson, 1902) Observations
Nototanais dimorphus (Beddard, 1886) Observations
Nototheniidae sp. Notothenidae spp. Observations
Nymphon australe Hodgson, 1902 Observations
Obelia cf. longissima (Pallas) Observations
Oceanites oceanicus (Kuhl,1820) Wilson's Storm Petrel Observations
Odontaster meridionalis (Smith, 1876) Observations
Odontaster validus (Köhler, 1906) Observations
Oediceroides similis Nicholls Observations
Oediceroides sp. Observations
Oikopleura sp. Observations
Oithona similis Claus, 1866 Observations
Omalogyra sp. Observations
Oncaea curvata Giesbrecht, 1902 Observations
Onoba gelida (Smith) Observations
Onoba kergueleni (Smith) Observations
Onoba sp MoV 2092 Observations
Onoba turqueti (Lamy) Observations
Ophiura flexibilis (Koehler) Observations
Ophiura meridionis (Lyman) Observations
Ophiura rouchi (Koehler) Observations
Oradarea cf. rossi Thurston Observations
Oradarea sp. Observations
Oradarea walkeri Shoemaker Observations
Orchomene cf. macronyx (Chevreux) Observations
Orchomene cf. plebs (Hurley) Observations
Orchomene franklini (Walker) Observations
Orchomene pinguides (Walker) Observations
Orchomene sp. Observations
Orcinus orca Linnaeus,1758 Killer Whale * Observations
Oswaldella antarctica (Jaderholm) Observations
Pachyptila belcheri (Mathews,1912) Slender-billed Prion Observations
Pachyptila spp. Prion sp. Observations
Pagodroma nivea (Forster,1777) Snow Petrel Observations
Pagothenia bernacchii (Boulenger, 1902) Observations
Pagothenia borchgrevinki (Boulenger, 1902) Bald Rockcod Observations
Pagothenia hansoni (Boulenger, 1902) Observations
Pagothenia newnesi Boulenger Observations
Pagothenia scotti (Boulenger) Observations
Paradoxostoma antarcticum Muller Observations
Paralabidocera antarctica (Thompson I.C., 1898) Observations
Paralabidocera antarctica (Thompson I.C., 1898) Observations
Paralabidocera antarctica (Thompson I.C., 1898) Observations
Paramoera walkeri (Stebbing 1906) Observations
Parathemisto gaudichaudi Guérin, 1825 Observations
Pareledone harrissoni (Berry, 1917) Observations
Pareuthria innocens (Smith, 1907) Observations
Philine sp. Observations
Philobrya sp MoV 2057 Observations
Philobrya sublaevis Pelseneer, 1903 Cockle Observations
Philomedes assimilis Brady Observations
Philomedes charcoti Daday Observations
Philomedes heptathrix Kornicker Observations
Philomedes orbicularis Brady,. 1907 Observations
Plectus antarcticus De Man, 1904 Unsegmented roundworm Observations
Pleuragramma antarcticum Boulenger, 1902 Antarctic Silverfish * Observations
Polycheria antarctica (Stebbing) Observations
Porania antarctica Smith, 1876 Observations
Prionodraco evansii Regan, 1914 Observations
Procellaria aequinoctialis Linnaeus,1758 White-chinned Petrel * Observations
Prosipho sp MoV 2134 Observations
Prostebbingia serrata Schellenberg Observations
Pseudechiniscus novaezelandiae (Richters,. 1908) Observations
Pseudonirmus charcoti Newman 1907 Bird louse Observations
Pseudonirmus gurlti Taschenberg 1882 Lice Observations
Psolus charcoti Vaney, 1906 Observations
pteropod sp. Observations
Ptychogena antarctica Browne 1907 Observations
Pygoscelis adeliae (Hombron and Jacquinot,1841) Adelie Penguin Observations
Pyura setosa (Sluiter) Observations
Racovitzia glacialis Dollo, 1900 Observations
Rathkea lizzioides O'Sullivan, 1984 Observations
Reniera sp. Observations
Rhincalanus gigas Brady, 1883 Observations
Saemundssonia stresemanni Timmerman 1949 Bird louse Observations
Sagitta gazellae Ritter-Zahony 1909 Observations
Sagitta maxima (Conant 1896) Observations
Salpa thompsoni Foxton 1961 Observations
Santia mawsoni (Hale, 1937) Observations
Scissurella sp mov 2095 Observations
Scleroconcha gallordoi Kornicker Observations
Solmudella bitentaculata (Quoy and Gaimard) Observations
Solmundella bitentaculata (Quoy and Gaimard 1833) Observations
Spongiobranchaea australis d'Orbigny, 1836 Observations
Stenothoidae sp. Observations
Stephos antarcticum? Wolfenden Observations
Stephos longipes (Giesbrecht, 1902) Observations
Sterna paradisaea Pontoppidan,1763 Arctic Tern * Observations
Submargarita crebrilirulata Observations
Symplectoscyphus felxilis? (Hartlaub) Observations
Symplectoscyphus sp. Observations
Telarma antarctica Odhner, 1934 Observations
Teratocephalus sp. Unsegmented roundworm Observations
Terebellidae sp. Observations
Thalassarche cauta (Gould, 1841) Shy Albatross * Observations
Thalassoica antarctica (Gmelin,1789) Antarctic Petrel Observations
Thysanoessa macrura G.O Sars, 1883 Observations
Tisbe sp. Observations
Trematomus bernacchii Boulenger, 1902 Emerald notothen Observations
Trematomus centronotus Regan, 1914 Sharp-spined notothen Observations
Trematomus eulepidotus Regan, 1914 Blunt scalyhead * Observations
Trematomus hansoni Boulenger, 1902 Striped Rockcod Observations
Trematomus loennbergii Regan, 1913 Scaly rockcod Observations
Trematomus newnesi Boulenger, 1902 Dusky rockcod Observations
Trematomus pennellii Regan, 1914 Sharp-spined notothen Observations
Trematomus scotti (Boulenger, 1907) Crowned rockcod Observations
Trophon longstaffi (Smith) Observations
Tryphosella sp. Observations
Tydeus erebus Strandtmann Observations
Unknown sp. Observations
Uristes georgianus (Schellenberg, 1931) Observations
Uristes murrayi (Walker, 1903) Observations
Vaunthompsonia inermis Zimmer, 1909 Observations
Zachvatkinia hydrobatidii Dubinin 1949 Mite Observations
Zachvatkinia sp. nov.? Observations
Zachvatkinia stercorarii Dubinin 1949 Observations
Zanclonia weldoni (Browne, 1910) Observations

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