Antarctic Taxa

all Species within 1.0 degrees of the position

(Latitude 68° 02' 00.0" S Longitude 63° 02' 00.0" E )

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
Acarospora gwynnii Observations
Acarospora williamsii Observations
Aphanothece sp. Observations
Aptenodytes forsteri Gray, 1844 Emperor Penguin Observations
Austrogoniodes mawsoni Harrison, 1937 Bird louse Observations
Balaenoptera acutorostrata Laciphde,1804 Minke Whale * Observations
Balaenoptera borealis Lesson,1828 Sei Whale * Observations
Bathydomus thielei Observations
Biatorella cerebriformis Observations
Bryum pseudotriquetrum (Hedw.) Gaertn., Meyer & Scherb. Observations
Bryum sp. Observations
Buellia foecunda Observations
Buellia frigida Darb. Observations
Buellia grimmiae Filson Observations
Buellia johnstoni Dodge Observations
Buellia lignoides Filson Observations
Buellia pallida Dodge & Baker Observations
Buellia sp. Observations
Caloplaca cf. citrina (Hoffm.) Th.Fr. Observations
Caloplaca citrina (Hoffm.) Th.Fr. Observations
Caloplaca saxicola (Hoffm.) Nordin. Observations
Calothrix sp. Observations
Candelariella flava (CW Dodge & Baker) Castello & Nimis Observations
Catharacta maccormicki (Saunders,1893) South Polar Skua Observations
Chlamydomonas sp. Observations
Chlorella sp. Observations
Chloromonas sp./? Observations
Chroococcidiopsis sp. Observations
Chroococcidiopsis sp./? Observations
Coscinodon lawianus (Willis) Ochyra Observations
Daption capense (Linnaeus,1758) Cape Petrel Observations
Desmococcus olivaceus (Pers. ex Ach.) Laundon 1985/? Observations
Desmococcus sp./? Observations
Diphascon sanae Dastych, Ryan & Watkins, 1990 Observations
Dissostichus mawsoni Norman, 1937 Antarctic toothfish * Observations
Echiniscus jenningsi Dastych, 1984 Water bear Observations
Euphausia superba Dana, 1852 krill Observations
Fragilaria sp. Observations
Fulmarus glacialoides (Smith,1840) Southern Fulmar Observations
Glaciopsyllus antarcticus Flea Observations
Glaciopsyllus antarcticus Smit & Dunnet Flea Observations
Globocassidulina crassa d'Orbigny, 1839 Observations
Gloeothece sp. Observations
Grimmia lawiana Observations
Gymnodraco acuticeps Boulenger, 1902 Ploughfish Observations
Heppia antarctica Dodge Observations
Homoeothrix sp. Observations
Hypsibius antarcticus (J. Murray, 1907) Water bear Observations
Lecanora expectans Darb. Observations
Lecanora mawsoni Dodge Observations
Lecidea andersonii Observations
Lecidea cancriformis CW Dodge & GE Baker Observations
Lecidea harrissoni Dodge Observations
Lepraria angardiana Observations
Leptonychotes weddellii (Lesson,1826) Weddell Seal * Observations
Lobodon carcinophaga (Hombron and Jacquinot,1842) Crabeater Seal * Observations
Lyngbya sp. Observations
Macrobiotus blocki Dastych, 1984 Water bear Observations
Macrobiotus stuckenbergi Dastych, Ryan & Watkins, 1990 Observations
Macronectes giganteus Gmelin,1789 Southern Giant Petrel * Observations
Macronectes halli Mathews,1912 Northern Giant Petrel * Observations
Melosira sp./? Observations
Milnesium tardigradum (Schrank, 1803) Water bear Observations
Myxosarcina sp. Observations
Nanorchestes lalae Strandtmann 1982 Observations
Nostoc commune Observations
Nostoc sp. Observations
Nototheniidae sp. Notothenidae spp. Observations
Oceanites oceanicus (Kuhl,1820) Wilson's Storm Petrel Observations
Orcinus orca Linnaeus,1758 Killer Whale * Observations
Pachyptila belcheri (Mathews,1912) Slender-billed Prion Observations
Pachyptila spp. Prion sp. Observations
Pagodroma nivea (Forster,1777) Snow Petrel Observations
Pagothenia borchgrevinki (Boulenger, 1902) Bald Rockcod Observations
Physcia caesia (Hoffm.) F┬┐rnr. Observations
Plectonema sp. Observations
Pleopsidium chlorophanum (Wahlenb.) Observations
Pleuragramma antarcticum Boulenger, 1902 Antarctic Silverfish * Observations
Pleurocapsa sp. Observations
Prasiococcus calcarius (Petersen) Vischer Observations
Prasiola crispa subsp. antarctica (Kitzing) Knebel 1936 Observations
Procellaria aequinoctialis Linnaeus,1758 White-chinned Petrel * Observations
Pseudephebe minuscula (Nyl. ex Arnold) Brodo & Hawksw. Observations
Pseudococcomyxa simplex (Mainx) Fott Observations
Pterodroma inexpectata (Forster,1844) Mottled Petrel Observations
Pygoscelis adeliae (Hombron and Jacquinot,1841) Adelie Penguin Observations
Rhizocarpon geographicum (L.) DC. Observations
Rhizopcarpon flavum Observations
Rhizoplaca melanophthalma (DC.) Leuckert & Poelt Observations
Rinodina olivaceobrunnea Dodge & Baker Observations
Scytonema sp. Observations
Stichococcus sp. Observations
Stigonema sp. Observations
Thalassoica antarctica (Gmelin,1789) Antarctic Petrel 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 newnesi Boulenger, 1902 Dusky rockcod Observations
Trematomus nicolai (Boulenger, 1902) Spotted rockcod Observations
Trochiscia sp. Observations
Ulothrix sp. Observations
Umbilicaria antarctica Frey & Lamb Observations
Umbilicaria aprina Nyl. Observations
Umbilicaria aprina var. subvirginis Nyl; (Frey & Lamb) DC Lindsay Observations
Umbilicaria decussata (Vill.) Zahlbr. Observations
Urospora sp. Observations
Xanthomendoza borealis (R.Sant. & Poelt) Sochting, Karnefelt & S.Kondraty Observations
Xanthoria elegans (Link) Th. Fr. Observations
Xanthoria mawsonii Dodge Observations

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