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Pusa hispida  (Schreber, 1775)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 622018

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Phoca hispida Schreber, 1775
  Common Name(s): Ringed Seal [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderCarnivora Bowdich, 1821 – cachorro do mato, carnívoro, gato do mato, lontra, carnivores, carnivores  
                                  SuborderCaniformia Kretzoi, 1938 – dog-like carnivores  
                                     FamilyPhocidae Gray, 1821 – earless seals, true seals  
                                        GenusPusa Scopoli, 1771  
                                           SpeciesPusa hispida (Schreber, 1775) – Ringed Seal  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Subspecies Pusa hispida botnica (Gmelin, 1788)  
                                              Subspecies Pusa hispida hispida (Schreber, 1775)  
                                              Subspecies Pusa hispida ladogensis (Nordquiest, 1899)  
                                              Subspecies Pusa hispida ochotensis (Pallas, 1811)  
                                              Subspecies Pusa hispida saimensis (Nordquist, 1899) – Saimaa seal 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rice, Dale W.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Marine Mammals of the World: Systematics and Distribution   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publications of the Society for Marine Mammals, no. 4   
  Page(s): ix + 231   
  Publisher: The Society for Marine Mammalogy   
  Publication Place: Lawrence, Kansas, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-891276-03-4   
  Reference for: Pusa hispida   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 2142   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Pusa hispida, Ringed Seal [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Native  
    Canada, Native  



  Comment: Status: U.S. ESA - Endangered as Phoca hispida saimensis; IUCN - Endangered as P. h. saimensis, Vulnerable as P. h. botnica and P. h. ladogensis, Lower Risk as P. hispida and as P. h. ochotensis  
    Comments: Placed in Pusa Scopoli, 1771, by Scheffer (1958) and Rice (1998). Mohr (1952) described successful mating in captivity between Pusa hispida and Halichoerus grypus  



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