WoRMS name details

Megaptera novaeangliae australis (Lesson, 1828)

853378  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:853378)

nomen nudum (No holotype fixed)
Megaptera australis Lesson, 1828 (changed to subspecies by Jackson et al. 2014)
Not documented
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Megaptera novaeangliae australis (Lesson, 1828). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=853378 on 2018-12-17
2015-09-25 17:58:23Z

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basis of record Lesson, R. P. (1828). Histoire naturelle générale et particulière des mammifères et des oiseaux décoverts depuis 1788 jusqu'a nos jours. 442pp., available online at https://books.google.be/books?id=A5g-AAAAcAAJ&printsec=frontcover&hl=pt-PT&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=snippet&q=Globicephala%5C&f=false [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Jackson, J. A.; Steel, D. J.; Beerli, P.; Congdon, B. C.; Olavarria, C.; Leslie, M. S.; Pomilla, C.; Rosenbaum, H.; Baker, C. S. (2014). Global diversity and oceanic divergence of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae. <em>Proceedings of the Royal Society B.</em> 281, 20133222., available online at https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.3222 [details]   
English Southern humpback whale  [details]