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INVERTEBRATES
Names of selected invertebrate species in Greenland
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Clossinia chariclea Pakkaluaq qillaalasortalik Arktisk Perlemorsfugl - - - - - -
Colias hecla Pakkaluaq sungaartoq Arktisk Høsommerfugl Heklagulvinge Högnordisk höfjäril Lapin keltaperhonen Northern Clouded Yellow;
Greenland Sulphur
- -
Plebejus franklinii Pakkaluaq tungujortoq Bjergblåfugl - - - Mountain Blue Wing - -
Lycaena phlaeas Pakkaluaq takornartaq Lille Ildfugl - Liten guldvinge Pikkukultasiipi Small Copper;
American Copper
Kleiner Feuerfalter -
- - Konksnegl - - - - - -
Coccinella Aamanganiaq Mariehøne - - Leppäkerttu - - -
Halothuridea Ammovalivalik, inalualik Søpølse - - Merikurkku - - -
Echinodea Eqqusaq Søpindsvin - - Merisiili - - -
Asterias Nerpissooq; nerpersooq; Eqaatsoq Søstjerne - - Meritähti - - -
Astacus Peqquk Krebsdyr - - Rapu - - -
Actininaria Qituperaq Søanemone - - Merivuokko - - -
Latin Greenlandic Danish Norwegian Swedish Finnish English German French
- Qullugiaq; Qumaq; Quartaq Orm - - Mato - - -
- Quperlorsuaq; Sangujaaq Børsteorm - - - - - -
Chionoecetes opilio Saattuaq Den Store Grønlandske Krabbe - - Rapu Snow Crab - Crab de Neige
- Siuteroq Snegl - - Etana - - -
- Igutsak Humlebi - - Kimalainen - - -
- Pakkaluaq; Paluaq Sommerfugl - - Perhonen - - -
- Nuarluq Vandmand; Gople - - Maneetti; Meduusa - - -
- Aasiaq Jagtedderkop - - - - - -
- Ippernaq Stikmyg - - Sääski - - -
- Niutooq Stankelben - - Vaaksiainen - - -
- Niviugak Flue - - Kärpänen - - -
- Niviugak Spyflue - - Lihakärpänen - - -
Crassostrea virginica Uiluik Østers Østers Ostron Osteri Oyster Auster Huître
Mya arenaria Uiloq Stor Sandmusling Sandskjell Sandmussla Hietasimpukka Clam;
Sand gaper
Sandklaffmuschel Mye
Mytilus edulis Uiloq Blåmusling Blåskjell Blåmusslan Sinisimpukka Blue Mussel Miesmuschel Moule bleue
Neolithodes grimaldii Peqquk Troldkrabbe Trollkrabbe   Pohjankatkarapu Atlantic porcupine stone crab - -
Pandalus borealis Kinguppak; raaja Dybvandsreje Dypvannsreke Nordhavsräka - Pink Shrimp; Northern Shrimp Tiefseegarnele Crevette rose
Placopecten magellanicus; Chlamys islandica Uiluik Kammusling; Grønlandsøsters Hesteskjell;
haneskjell
- - Sea Scallop; Iceland Scallop Kamm-Muschel, Pilger-Muschel Pétoncle géant