WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon hectori (Gray, 1871)

137125  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137125)

accepted
Species
marine
Gray J.E. (1871). Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4)8:117. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Titai Bay, Cook Strait, New Zealand.  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Titai Bay, Cook Strait, New Zealand. [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-global  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-global [details]
Perrin, W. (2008). Mesoplodon hectori (Gray, 1871). In: Perrin, W.F. (2017). World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137125 on 2017-12-18

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2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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original description Gray J.E. (1871). Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4)8:117. [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [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 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]   

additional source Rice, D. W. (1998). Marine mammals of the world. Systematics and distribution. Society for Marine Mammalogy Special Publication. 4., available online at http://www.marinemammalscience.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/MarineMammalsOfTheWorld.pdf [details]   

additional source Jefferson, T. A., M. A. Webber and R. L. Pitman. (2008). Marine mammals of the world. Academic Press, Amsterdam. [details]   

additional source IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, available online at http://www.iucnredlist.org [details]   

additional source Perrin, W.F.; Würsig, B.; Thewissen, J.G.M. (2009). Encyclopedia of marine mammals. Second edition. Academic Press: London. ISBN 978-0-12-373553-9. xxix, 1316 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon hectori Flower, 1878) King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Skull from stranding in 1866, in British Museum (Natural History), London, no. 1677b-76.2.16.3 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Titai Bay, Cook Strait, New Zealand. [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]
 

LanguageName 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHector-snoetwalvis  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHector's beaked whale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editormesoplodon de HectorChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine à bec de Hector  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia bicuda de Hector  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifio de HectorChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin picudo de HectorChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena picuda de HectorChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena de picuda de Hector  [details]