WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystophora cristata (Erxleben, 1777)

137078

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137078

accepted
Species
marine
Erxleben, J.C. P. 1777. Anfangsgründe der Naturlehre and Systema regni animalis. Göttingen. [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]
Berta, A.; Churchill, M. (2010). Cystophora cristata (Erxleben, 1777). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137078 on 2017-11-18

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-05-20 10:05:06Z
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2010-05-20 10:09:49Z
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original description Erxleben, J.C. P. 1777. Anfangsgründe der Naturlehre and Systema regni animalis. Göttingen. [details]   

basis of record Wilson D.E. & Reeder D.A.M. (1993). Mammals species of the world. A taxonomic and geographic reference. Second edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, 1206 pp. [details]   

additional source 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]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Wilson, D. E., and D. M. Reeder (eds.). 1993. Mammal species of the world. Smithsonian Institution Press., available online at http://vertebrates.si.edu/mammals/msw/ [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCystophora borealis Nilsson, 1820) Mead, J. G. and R. L. Brownell, Jr. (2005). Cetacea. Pages 723--743 in Wilson, D.E. & D.M. Reeder (eds). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed), Johns Hopkins University Press, 2,142 pp., available online at http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhoca cristata Erxleben, 1777) Mead, J. G. and R. L. Brownell, Jr. (2005). Cetacea. Pages 723--743 in Wilson, D.E. & D.M. Reeder (eds). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed), Johns Hopkins University Press, 2,142 pp., available online at http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet fish, crustaceans, squid [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 260 (8'5") males, 220 cm (7'3") females; Weight: 365 kg (800 lb) males, 225 kg (500 lb) females [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat pack ice areas [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat large ice packs and in deep waters of the Atlantic Ocean [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Increased number due to decrease in hunting pressures have fishers concerned about affect on recovering cod population. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Distinguishing characteristics: medium size seal, male has inflatable red nasal sac, adult is mottled bluish-grey with a black face. Pups are white but quickly moult to blue coat on back, dark face and white underbelly "bluebacks"  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Pupping: March to early April on ice; Weaning: 4 days [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorklapmyds  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorklapmuts  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhooded seal  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorphoquesUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorphoque à capuchon  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKlappmütze  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfoca dalla crestaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfoca dal berrettoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcistofora crestata  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpūsliasnukis ruonis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚουκουλοφόρος φώκια  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorklappmyss  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorklappmyss  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkapturnik grzebieniasty  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorтюлень-хохлач  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkapičasti tjulen  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfoca de cascoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfoca capuchina  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalonlu fok  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorхохлачUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТюлень-хохлач  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorlo cycyllog  [details]