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Ursus maritimus (Phipps, 1774)

Ursus maritimus (Phipps, 1774)

Citation

Mitchell-Jones A. J., Amori G., Bogdanowicz W., Krystufek B., Reijnders P.J.H., Spitzenberger F., Stubbe M., Thissen J.B.M., Vohralik V. & J. Zima - The atlas of European Mammals in Academic Press, London, 484 pp. 1999

Distribution

Distribution Europe and worldwide
Region Status
Svalbard & Jan Mayen Islands-no data-
Italy-no data-
Aland Islands-no data-
Bosnia-Herzegovina-no data-
Denmark-no data-
Faeroe Islands-no data-
France-no data-
Greece-no data-
Guernsey-no data-
Isle of Man-no data-
Great Britain-no data-
Jersey-no data-
Moldova-no data-
Montenegro-no data-
Netherlands-no data-
Norway-no data-
Portugal-no data-
Russian Federation-no data-
Serbia-no data-
Spain-no data-
Macedonia-no data-
Norwegian mainlandabsent
Romaniaabsent
Portuguese mainlandabsent
Polandabsent
Oriental regionabsent
Near Eastabsent
Northwest European Russiaabsent
Northern Irelandabsent
North Africaabsent
Neotropical regionabsent
Sardiniaabsent
San Marinoabsent
Vatican Cityabsent
Selvagens Is.absent
Sicilyabsent
Slovakiaabsent
Sloveniaabsent
South European Russiaabsent
Spanish mainlandabsent
Swedenabsent
Switzerlandabsent
The Netherlandsabsent
Ukraineabsent
Moldova, Republic ofabsent
Vóreion Aiyáion (North Aegean Is.)absent
Yugoslaviaabsent
Monacoabsent
Maltaabsent
Czech Republicabsent
Bosnia and Herzegovinaabsent
Cyprusabsent
Croatiaabsent
Corsicaabsent
Channel Is.absent
Central European Russiaabsent
Canary Is.absent
Bulgariaabsent
Britain I.absent
Belgiumabsent
Danish mainlandabsent
Belarusabsent
Balearic Is.absent
Azores Is.absent
Austriaabsent
Australian regionabsent
Andorraabsent
Albaniaabsent
Afro-tropical regionabsent
Madeira Is.absent
Dodekánisos (Dodecanese Is.) absent
Irelandabsent
East European Russiaabsent
Lithuaniaabsent
Liechtensteinabsent
Latviaabsent
Kriti (Crete)absent
Kikládes (Cyclades Is.)absent
Kaliningrad Regionabsent
Italian mainlandabsent
Hungaryabsent
Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic ofabsent
Greek mainlandabsent
Gibraltarabsent
Germanyabsent
French mainlandabsent
Finlandabsent
Faroe Is.absent
European Turkeyabsent
Estoniaabsent
Luxembourgabsent
Nearctic regionpresent
Icelandpresent
Franz Josef Landpresent
North European Russiapresent
Novaya Zemlyapresent
Svalbard & Jan Mayenpresent
East Palaearcticpresent

Common Name

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål: isbjørn; Dutch, Middle (ca.1050-1350): ijsbeer; English: polar bear; German: Eisbär, Polarbär; Greek, Modern (1453-): Πολική αρκούδα; Lithuanian: baltasis lokys; Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian: isbjørn; Norwegian: isbjørn; Polish: niedźwiedź polarny; Russian: белый медведь; Slovenian: beli medved; Spanish; Castilian: oso polar; Turkish: kutup ayisi, kutup ayısı; Ukrainian: Білий ведмідь , Ведмідь білий

Synonymy

Ursus maritimus (Phipps, 1774)
  • Thalarctos maritimus Phipps, 1774

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