APPENDIX H Guide to the Common and Scientific Names of Marine Mammal, Fish, Invertebrate, and Bird Species

Common Name

Scientific Name

MAMMALS:

 

Antarctic fur seal

Arctocephalus gazella

Blue whale

Balaenoptera musculus

Bowhead whale

Balaena mysticetus

California sea lion

Zalophus californianus

Fin whale

Balaenoptera physalus

Guadalupe fur seal

Arctocephalus townsendi

Hawaiian monk seal

Monachus schauinslandi

Humpback whale

Megaptera novaeangliae

Killer whale

Orcinus orca

Manatee

Trichecus manatus

Northern elephant seal

Mirounga angustirostris

Northern fur seal

Callorhinus ursinus

Northern right whale

Eubalaena glacialis

Pacific harbor seal

Phoco vitulina

Sea otter

Enhydra lutris

Sei whale

Balaenoptera borealis

Southern sea lion

Otaria flavescens

Sperm whale

Physeter macrocephalus

Steller (or Northern) sea lion

Eumetopias jubatus



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APPENDIX H Guide to the Common and Scientific Names of Marine Mammal, Fish, Invertebrate, and Bird Species Common Name Scientific Name MAMMALS:   Antarctic fur seal Arctocephalus gazella Blue whale Balaenoptera musculus Bowhead whale Balaena mysticetus California sea lion Zalophus californianus Fin whale Balaenoptera physalus Guadalupe fur seal Arctocephalus townsendi Hawaiian monk seal Monachus schauinslandi Humpback whale Megaptera novaeangliae Killer whale Orcinus orca Manatee Trichecus manatus Northern elephant seal Mirounga angustirostris Northern fur seal Callorhinus ursinus Northern right whale Eubalaena glacialis Pacific harbor seal Phoco vitulina Sea otter Enhydra lutris Sei whale Balaenoptera borealis Southern sea lion Otaria flavescens Sperm whale Physeter macrocephalus Steller (or Northern) sea lion Eumetopias jubatus

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FISH:   Arctic cod Boreogadus saida Arrowtooth flounder Atheresthes stomias Atka mackerel Pleurogrammus monopterygius Black rockfish Sebastes melanops Blue rockfish Sebastes mystinus Capelin Mallotus villosus Chinook salmon Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Chum salmon Oncorhynchus keta Coho salmon Oncorhynchus kisutch Greenland halibut Reinhardtius hippoglossoides Lingcod Ophiodon elongates Pacific cod Gadus macrocephalus Pacific halibut Hippoglossus stenolepis Pacific herring Clupea pallasi Pacific ocean perch Sebastes alutus Pacific sand lance Ammodytes hexapterus Pacific sandfish Trichodon trichodon Pacific sleeper shark Somniosus pacificus Pink salmon Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Rock sole Pleuronectes bilineatus Sablefish Anoplopoma fimbria Salmon shark Lamna ditropis Sockeye salmon Oncorhynchus nerka Walleye pollock Theragra chalcogramma Yellowfin sole Pleuronectes aspera INVERTEBRATE:   Northern shrimp Pandalus borealis Blue king crab Paralithodes platypus Dungeness crab Cancer magister Golden king crab Lithodes aequispinus Grooved Tanner crab Chionoecetes tanneri Korean hair crab Erimacrus isenbeckii Red king crab Paralithodes camtschaticus Scarlet king crab Lithodes couesi Snow crab Chionoecetes opilio Tanner crab Chionoecetes bairdi Triangle Tanner crab Chionoecetes angulatus BIRD:   Spectacled eider Somateria fischeri