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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon grayi von Haast, 1876 
AphiaID: 137124

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 editorOdontoceti (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon Gervais, 1850
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBerardius hectori Hector, 1874 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon australis Flower, 1878 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon haasti Flower, 1878 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon layardi Lahille, 1905 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOulodon grayi von Haast, 1877 (synonym)
Sources  original description Haast, J. von. (1876). Proceedings of the Zoological Society, London, 1976, 9:457. [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGray-snoetwalvis  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorspitssnuitdolfijn van GrayUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrays spitssnuitdolfijn  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsouthern beaked whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorscamperdown whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGray's beaked whale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editormesoplodon de GrayChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine à bec de Gray  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGray-ZweizahnwalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCamperdown-Wal  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormesoplodonte di Gray  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrėjaus dvidantis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΜεσόπλοδον του Γκρέυ  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordziobowal Graya  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia bicuda de Gray  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorремнезуб грэя  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifio de GrayChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin picudo de GrayUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorballenato hocicudo de Gray  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrays näbbval  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGray gagalı balinası  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРемнезуб Грея  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Southern Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSubantarctic Waters [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctica [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWorld Oceans [details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (62 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (26 nucleotides; 6 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Waitangi Beach, Chatham Island, New Zealand. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Three skulls, Canterbury Museum, Christchurch, New Zealand, received from W. Hood. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-global [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat cool temperate, oceanic [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 62)
Van Beneden & Gerv...
Mesoplodon grayi
Mesoplodon grayi
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137124
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
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). Mesoplodon grayi von Haast, 1876. 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=137124 on 2014-09-24
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