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Monachus schauinslandi
(Hawaiian monk seal)

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Monachus schauinslandi (Hawaiian monk seal)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 13 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Threatened Species
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Monachus schauinslandi
  • Preferred Common Name
  • Hawaiian monk seal
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Chordata
  •       Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •         Class: Mammalia
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Monachus schauinslandi Matschie, 1905

Preferred Common Name

  • Hawaiian monk seal

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Chordata
  •             Subphylum: Vertebrata
  •                 Class: Mammalia
  •                     Order: Carnivora
  •                         Family: Phocidae
  •                             Genus: Monachus
  •                                 Species: Monachus schauinslandi

Invasive Species Threats

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Invasive SpeciesWhere ThreatenedMechanismReferencesNotes
Canis lupus familiaris (dogs)HawaiiInteraction with other invasive speciesNational Marine Fisheries Service, 2007
Chlamydophila psittaciHawaiiPathogenicNational Marine Fisheries Service, 2007
Edwardsiella tardaHawaiiPathogenicNational Marine Fisheries Service, 2007
Escherichia coliHawaiiPathogenicNational Marine Fisheries Service, 2007
Felis catus (cat)HawaiiPest and disease transmissionNational Marine Fisheries Service, 2007
Toxoplasma gondiiUSA; HawaiiPathogenicNational Marine Fisheries Service, 2007