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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera bonaerensis Burmeister, 1867 
AphiaID: 231405

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera Lacépède, 1804
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera acutorostrata bonaerensis Deraniyagala, 1960 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera huttoni Gray, 1874 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera racovitzai Lahille, 1905 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhysalus antarcticus Hutton, 1874 (synonym)
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
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]
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
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  carnivore [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (27 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1058 nucleotides; 549 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Antarctic minke whale
Antarctic minke whale
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:231405
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-05-17 09:54:26Z  created  Charbonneau, Danny
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Balaenoptera bonaerensis Burmeister, 1867. 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=231405 on 2014-08-30
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