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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera Gray, 1846 
AphiaID: 137014

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMammalia (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetartiodactyla (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetancodonta (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetacea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMysticeti (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenopteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenopteridae Gray, 1864
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyphobalaena Marschall, 1873 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphobalaena Eschricht, 1849 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerqualus Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoescopia Grau, 1864 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera americana Gray, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera antarctica Gray, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera australis Iredale & Troughton, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera bellicosa Cope, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera boops Van Beneden & Gervais, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera brasiliensis True, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera braziliensis Cope, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera burmeisteri Burmeister, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera gigas Cope, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera indica Gervais, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera kusira Trouessart, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera kuzira Gray, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera lalandii Gray, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera longimana Gray, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera longimana morei Gray, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera longipinna Gray, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera nodosa Bonnaterre, 1789 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera nodosa Lahille, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera nodosa bellicosa Elliot, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera nodosa lalandii Tomilin, 1946 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera nodosa nodosa Tomilin, 1946 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera nodosa novaezealandiae Ivashin, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaezelandiae Gray, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera osphya Mead & Brownell, 2005 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera osphyia Cope, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera poescop Gray, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera versabilis Cope, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137014
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Megaptera. In: Perrin, W.F. (2014) World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137014 on 2014-09-16
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