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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781) 
AphiaID: 853379

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 editorMegaptera (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae novaeangliae (Subspecies)
Status nomen nudum (No holotype fixed)
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
Sources  original description Borowski, G. H. (1781). Gemeinn├╝zzige[sic] Naturschichte des Tierreichs,.. G. L. Lange, Berlin and Stralsund. [details]

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Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic humpback whale  [details]
Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:853379
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2015-09-25 17:58:23Z  created  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2015). Megaptera novaeangliae novaeangliae. 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=853379 on 2017-10-22
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