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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon stejnegeri True, 1885 
AphiaID: 254991

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 editorMesoplodon bowdoini Nishiwaki, 1962 (misidentification)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNodus stejnegeri Moore, 1963 (synonym)
Sources  original description True, F. W. (1885). Contributions to the history of the Commander Islands. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 1885:584--585. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Aleut Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkigan-agaliusiak  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStejneger's beaked whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsaber-toothed beaked whaleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBering Sea beaked whale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editormesoplodon de StejnegerChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine à bec de Stejneger  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorougiha-kuzira  [details]
Korean Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkeun-ippal-buri-gorae  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΜεσόπλοδον του Στέινεγκερ  [details]
Russian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorremnezub steinegeraChecked: verified by a taxonomic editormalyi plavunChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkomandorskii remnezub  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifio de StejnegerChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena picuda de Stejneger  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (48 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Skull of juvenile, without mandible, in U.S. National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC, no. 21112, collected by L. Stejneger in 1883. [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Bering Island, Bering Sea, Siberia, Russian Federation. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat cold temperate and subarctic, oceanic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254991
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-12-24 20:10:49Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Mesoplodon stejnegeri True, 1885. 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=254991 on 2014-07-11
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