BeRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyseter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 137119

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMammalia > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheria > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetartiodactyla > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetancodonta > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyseteridae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyseter
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyseter Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 76 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpotvis  [details]
Albanian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkashalot  [details]
Aleut Checked: verified by a taxonomic editoraggadakhgikChecked: verified by a taxonomic editoradagig  [details]
Arabic Checked: verified by a taxonomic editoranbar  [details]
Catalan Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorcatxalot  [details]
Croatian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorulješura  [details]
Czech Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorvorvaň tuponosýChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorvorvaň obrovský  [details]
Danish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorspermacethvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkaskelot  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpotvischUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpotvisChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkaizilot  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortrumpoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editortrompe whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorspermacet whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsperm whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorchocolate whale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorcachalot à dents pointuesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcachalot à dents en faucilleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcachalot  [details]
Georgian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchigat  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPottwalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPottfisch  [details]
Hebrew Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorroshtan  [details]
Icelandic Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortweld-hvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbúrhvalur  [details]
Indonesian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpaus lodan  [details]
Italian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editororgananteChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfisetereChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcascialottoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcapodoglio  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editormakko kujira  [details]
Kalaallisut Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkigitulikChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkegutilik  [details]
Korean Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorhyang-gorae  [details]
Koryak Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkoiapchak  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkašalotas  [details]
Malagasy Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortrozona be lohaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editortrozona amam-taimbo  [details]
Maltese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorgabdoll  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΦυσητήραςChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfysitiras  [details]
Norwegian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsue-hvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorstorhufdChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorspermhvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorpotfiskChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorknobbe-herreChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkaskelotChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkascelotChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorhuns-hvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorburr-hvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorburdhvalurChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbardhvalur  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpotwal olbrotowiecChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorolbrotowick  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorcachalote  [details]
Russian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorwolkmorskoiChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorspermatsetovyi kitChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkashalotChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbolshoi plavun  [details]
Sindhi Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbahran  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkit glavač  [details]
Southern Balochi Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbahran  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorguapoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfiseterChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorchacaloteChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcachaloteChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena esperma  [details]
Swedish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpottfisk  [details]
Tamil Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorratchatha thimingalam  [details]
Thai Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorplawan huathui  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaşalotUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkasalotUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorispermecet balinasıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorispermecet balinasiChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorispermeçet  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКашалот  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorfil sberm  [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 regional or thematic species database
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDoel [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKnokke [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKoksijde [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific Ocean [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (699 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137119
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2005-03-29 08:12:19Z  changed  Claus, Simon
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
2009-01-06 23:07:05Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758. In: Perrin, W.F. (2014) World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010) The Belgian Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/berms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137119 on 2014-08-27
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