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Odobenus rosmarus (walrus)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Odobenidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Phoca rosmarus Linnaeus p. 38
1762Odobenus rosmarus Brisson p. 30
1766Trichechus rosmarus Linnaeus
1772Phoca rosmarus Brunnich p. 34
1842Odobenus virginianus De Kay
1842Trichechus virginianus Dekay p. 56 figs. Plate 19, Figs 1 a, b
1847Trichechus rosmarus Nilsson p. 318
1850Trichechus rosmarus Gray p. 32
1858Odobenotherium lartetianum Gratiolet p. 624
1866Rosmarus rosmarus Gill p. 7
1866Trichechus rosmarus Gray p. 36
1869Hemicaulodon effodiens Cope p. 191 figs. Plate XI, Fig. 6
1869Hemicaulodon effodiens Leidy p. 440
1874Trichechus rosmarus Vanden Broeck p. 198
1880Odobaenus rosmarus Allen p. 147
1885Trichechus rosmarus Lydekker p. 197
1885Hemicaulodon effodiens Woodward p. 424
1898Trichechus rosmarus Trouessart p. 375
1898Hemicaulodon effodiens Trouessart p. 1006
1902Hemicaulodon effodiens Hay p. 583
1902Odobenus rosmarus Hay p. 784
1902Odobenus virginianus Hay p. 784
1903Hemicaulodon effodiens Rhoads p. 246
1904Trichechus rosmarus Trouessart p. 281
1904Hemicaulodon effodiens Trouessart p. 751
1911Odobenus rosmarus Thomas p. 134
1912Trichechus rosmarus Turner p. 163
1922Trichechus orientalis Dybowski p. 351
1922Odobenotherium virginianum Kellogg p. 104
1930Odobenus rosmarus Hay p. 559
1930Odobenus virginianus Hay p. 560
1930Hemicaulodon effodiens Hay p. 657
1963Odobenus rosmarus Scheffer and Rice p. 3
1965Odobenus rosmarus Kardas p. 376
1968Odobenus rosmarus Van Der Feen p. 24
1980Odobenus rosmarus Kurten and Anderson p. 200
1985Odobenus rosmarus Fay p. 1
1990Odobenus rosmarus Riedman p. 58 figs. Table 2
1992Odobenus rosmarus Harington and Beard p. 313
1994Odobenus rosmarus Deméré p. 121
2003Odobenus rosmarus Deméré et al. p. 49 figs. Fig. 3.3
2013Odobenus rosmarus Boessenecker and Churchill p. 10 fig. 8
2014Odobenus rosmarus Cullen et al. p. 1471 figs. Figure 1
2017Odobenus rosmarus Berta p. 156
2018Odobenus rosmarus Berta p. 714 figs. Fig. 3
2018Odobenus rosmarus Berta et al. p. 217 figs. Fig. 6
2018Odobenus rosmarus Magallanes et al. p. 30 figs. Figure 14

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
RankNameAuthor
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Laurasiatheria
Scrotifera
Ferae()
CarnivoramorphaWyss and Flynn 1993
CarnivoraformesFlynn et al.
orderCarnivoraBowditch 1821
superfamilyArctoideaFlower 1869
Pinnipedimorpha
Pinnipedia()
familyOdobenidae()
Neodobenia
subfamilyOdobeninae
tribeOdobenini
genusOdobenus
speciesrosmarus()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available