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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus F. Cuvier, 1836 
AphiaID: 148735

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 Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera Lacépède, 1804
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenopteridae Gray, 1864
Sources 
source of synonymy The Paleobiology database, available online at http://paleodb.org/ [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus antarcticus F. Cuvier, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus australis Hamilton, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus boops F. Cuvier, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera musculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus borealis Hamilton, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera musculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus major Knox, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera musculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus minor Hamilton, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera acutorostrata Lacépède, 1804
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus musculus F. Cuvier, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera physalus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:148735
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Date   action   by
2005-03-29 08:12:19Z  created  Claus, Simon
2006-09-28 06:51:36Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-12-22 19:25:59Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  changed  Perrin, William
2009-03-09 09:51:41Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Rorqualus F. Cuvier, 1836. 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=148735 on 2014-07-23
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