WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera bonaerensis Burmeister, 1867

231405  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:231405)

accepted
Species
marine
Burmeister, H. (1868). Preliminary description of a new species of finner whale (Balaenoptera bonaerensis). Proceedings of the Zoological Society [London], June 27, 1867:707-713. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote "dead, floating on the river Plata, near...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality "dead, floating on the river Plata, near Belgrano, about ten miles form Buenos Ayres [Argentina]" (Burmeister, 1868) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-global southern hemisphere  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-global southern hemisphere [details]
Perrin, W. (2008). Balaenoptera bonaerensis Burmeister, 1867. In: Perrin, W.F. (2017). World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=231405 on 2017-12-18

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original description Burmeister, H. (1868). Preliminary description of a new species of finner whale (Balaenoptera bonaerensis). Proceedings of the Zoological Society [London], June 27, 1867:707-713. [details]   

basis of record Shirihai, H. (2002). A complete guide to Antarctic Wildlife: the Birds and Marine Mammals of the Antarctic Continent and the Southern Ocean. Alula Press FI 510 pp. [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 Hershkovitz, P. (1966). Catalog of Living Whales. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. (246): 1-259., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.03629236.246 [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]   

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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Complete skeleton in Museo Publico de Buenos Aires, Argentina [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality "dead, floating on the river Plata, near Belgrano, about ten miles form Buenos Ayres [Argentina]" (Burmeister, 1868) [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat mostly inshore [details]
 

Feeding Type
carnivore [details]
LanguageName 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorordinary minke whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctic minke whale  [details]
Norwegian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorantarktisk vagehval  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia-minke-antarcticaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia minke austral  [details]