Antarctic Taxa

Fauna Species within 1.0 degrees of the position

(Latitude 67° 47' 36.7" S Longitude 66° 43' 07.9" 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
Alluroteuthis antarcticus Odhner, 1923 Antarctic neosquid Observations
Aptenodytes forsteri Gray, 1844 Emperor Penguin Observations
Artedidraco skottsbergi Lönnberg, 1905 Observations
Artedidraconid larva Observations
Balaenoptera acutorostrata Laciphde,1804 Minke Whale * Observations
Balaenoptera borealis Lesson,1828 Sei Whale * Observations
Bathyplotes bongraini Vanay, 1914 Observations
Bathyraja murrayi (Günther, 1880) Murray's Skate Observations
Bathyteuthis abyssicola Hoyle, 1885 Observations
Calanoides acutus (Giesbrecht,1902) Observations
Calanus propinquus Brady,1883 Observations
Calycopsis borchgrevinki (Browne, 1910) Observations
Catharacta maccormicki (Saunders,1893) South Polar Skua Observations
Chionodraco hamatus (Lönnberg, 1905) Observations
Chionodraco sp. Observations
Clio pyramidata Linnaeus,1767 Observations
Clione antarctica Observations
Clione limacina (Phipps, 1774) Observations
Cunina duplicata Maas 1893 Observations
Cygnodraco mawsoni Waite, 1916 Mawson?s dragonfish Observations
Cyllopus lucasii Bate,1862 Observations
Cynomacrurus piriei Dollo, 1909 Dogtooth grenadier Observations
Cyphocaris sp. A Observations
Daption capense (Linnaeus,1758) Cape Petrel Observations
Diphascon sanae Dastych, Ryan & Watkins, 1990 Observations
Diphyes antarctica Moser, 1925 Observations
Echiniscus jenningsi Dastych, 1984 Water bear Observations
Electrona antarctica (Günther, 1878) Lantern fish Observations
Epimeriella macronyx Walker 1906 Observations
Euchaeta antarctica Giesbrecht, 1902 Observations
Euchirella rostramagna Observations
Eukrohnia hamata (Möbius, 1875) Observations
Euphausia crystallorophias Holt and Tattersall, 1906 Observations
Euphausia superba Dana, 1852 krill Observations
Eusirus sp. Observations
Fregetta tropica (Gould,1844) Black-bellied Storm Petrel Observations
Fulmarus glacialoides (Smith,1840) Southern Fulmar Observations
Galiteuthis glacialis Chun,1906 Observations
Gymnoscopelus braueri (Lönnberg, 1905) Lantern fish Observations
Gymnoscopelus nicholsi (Gilbert 1911) Nichol's lanternfish Observations
Gymnoscopelus opisthopterus Fraser-Brunner, 1949 Lantern fish Observations
Halecium tubatum sp. nov. Observations
Halitholus intermedius (Browne, 1902) Observations
Halitrephes maasi Bigelow 1909 Observations
Halobaena caerulea (Gmelin,1789) Blue Petrel * Observations
Haloptilus ocellatus Wolfenden, 1905 Observations
Haloptilus oxycephalus (Giesbrecht,1889) Observations
Heterorhabdus austrinus Giesbrecht,1902 Observations
Hydrodendron arboreum (Allman, 1888) Observations
Hyperia macrocephala (Dana, 1853) Observations
Hyperiella dilatata Stebbing,1888 Observations
Hyperiella macronyx (Walker, 1906) Observations
Hyperoche sp. Observations
Hypsibius antarcticus (J. Murray, 1907) Water bear Observations
Ihlea racovitzai (Van Beneden & Selys Longchamp, 1913) Observations
Koellikerina maasi (Browne, 1910) Observations
Laodicea pulchra Browne 1902 Observations
Limacina helicina (Dadon, 1989) Observations
Lobodon carcinophaga (Hombron and Jacquinot,1842) Crabeater Seal * Observations
Lugensa brevirostris (Lesson,1831) Kerguelen Petrel 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
Mastigoteuthis psychrophila Nesis, 1977 Observations
Megaptera novaeangliae (Borowski,1781) Humpback Whale * Observations
Metridia gerlachei Giesbrecht, 1902 Observations
Milnesium tardigradum (Schrank, 1803) Water bear Observations
Neopagetopsis ionah Nybelin, 1947 Jonah's icefish Observations
Notolepis coatsi Dollo, 1908 Antarctic jonasfish Observations
Nototheniidae sp. Notothenidae spp. Observations
Oceanites oceanicus (Kuhl,1820) Wilson's Storm Petrel Observations
Ommatophoca rossii Gray,1844 Ross Seal * Observations
Orchomene sp. Observations
Orcinus orca Linnaeus,1758 Killer Whale * Observations
Pachyptila belcheri (Mathews,1912) Slender-billed Prion Observations
Pachyptila salvini (Mathews,1912) Salvin's Prion Observations
Pachyptila spp. Prion sp. Observations
Pagodroma nivea (Forster,1777) Snow Petrel Observations
Paradiplospinus gracilis Brauer Snake mackerel Observations
Parathemisto gaudichaudi Guérin, 1825 Observations
Pegantha martagon Haeckel 1879 Observations
Phoebetria palpebrata Forster,1785 Light-mantled Sooty Albatross * Observations
Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus,1758 Sperm Whale * Observations
Pleuragramma antarcticum Boulenger, 1902 Antarctic Silverfish * Observations
Porania antarctica Smith, 1876 Observations
Primno macropa Guerin-Meneville, 1836 Observations
Prionodraco evansii Regan, 1914 Observations
Procellaria aequinoctialis Linnaeus,1758 White-chinned Petrel * Observations
Pterodroma inexpectata (Forster,1844) Mottled Petrel Observations
Pygoscelis adeliae (Hombron and Jacquinot,1841) Adelie Penguin Observations
Rhincalanus gigas Brady, 1883 Observations
Sagitta gazellae Ritter-Zahony 1909 Observations
Sagitta marri David 1956 Observations
Salpa thompsoni Foxton 1961 Observations
Spongiobranchaea australis d'Orbigny, 1836 Observations
Thalassoica antarctica (Gmelin,1789) Antarctic Petrel Observations
Thysanoessa macrura G.O Sars, 1883 Observations
Tomopteris cavallii Rosa 1907 Observations
Tomopteris planktonis Apstein1900 Observations
Trematomus bernacchii Boulenger, 1902 Emerald notothen Observations
Trematomus centronotus Regan, 1914 Sharp-spined notothen Observations
Trematomus eulepidotus Regan, 1914 Blunt scalyhead * Observations
Trematomus lepidorhinus (Pappenheim, 1911) Slender scalyhead Observations
Vanadis antarctica (McIntosh 1885) Observations
Vanadis longissima (Levinsen 1885) Observations

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