Cetacea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera acutorostrata Lacépède, 1804

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de Lacépède, B. G. E. (1804). Histoire naturelle des cétacées. In Buffon, Histoire naturelle, vol. 37:317. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Cherbourg, France  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cherbourg, France [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cherbourg, France  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cherbourg, France [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-global  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-global [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution East Pacific; Eastern and Atlantic Ocean;...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution East Pacific; Eastern and Atlantic Ocean; Indo-West Pacific [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution On a small note in Dubar (1828) was written...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution On a small note in Dubar (1828) was written that this species was stranded in Blankenberge (Belgium) in 1837

(Dubar, J. (1828). Ostéographie de la baleine échouée à l'est du port d'Ostende, le 4 novembre 1827; précédée d'une notice sur la découverte et la dissection de ce Cétacée. Laurent Frères, Imprimeurs-Libraires: Bruxelles, Belgium. 61, 13 folded plates pp.) [details]
Perrin, W. (2008). Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacépède, 1804. In: Perrin, W.F. (2017). World Cetacea Database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137087 on 2017-11-18

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original description de Lacépède, B. G. E. (1804). Histoire naturelle des cétacées. In Buffon, Histoire naturelle, vol. 37:317. [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Carwardine, M., E. Hoyt, R. E. Fordyce and P. Gill. 1998. Whales, dolphins and porpoises. Time-Life Books. Nature Company Guides, USA. 288 p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Thomas, M.L.H. (ed.). 1983. Marine and coastal systems of the Quoddy Region, New Brunswick. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 64. 306 p. [details]   

additional source Waring, G.T., J.M. Quintal and C.P. Fairfield (eds.). 2002. U.S. Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico marine mammal dtock assessments, 2002. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS- NE- 169. 318 p. [details]   

additional source Mead, J. G. and R. L. Brownell, Jr. (2005). Cetacea. Pages 723--743 in Wilson, D.E. & D.M. Reeder (eds). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed), Johns Hopkins University Press, 2,142 pp., available online at http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/ [details]   

additional source Rice, D. W. (1998). Marine mammals of the world. Systematics and distribution. Society for Marine Mammalogy Special Publication. 4., available online at http://www.marinemammalscience.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/MarineMammalsOfTheWorld.pdf [details]   

additional source Hershkovitz, P. (1966). Catalog of Living Whales. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. (246): 1-259., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.03629236.246 [details]   

additional source Jefferson, T. A., M. A. Webber and R. L. Pitman. (2008). Marine mammals of the world. Academic Press, Amsterdam. [details]   

additional source IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, available online at http://www.iucnredlist.org [details]   

additional source Perrin, W.F.; Würsig, B.; Thewissen, J.G.M. (2009). Encyclopedia of marine mammals. Second edition. Academic Press: London. ISBN 978-0-12-373553-9. xxix, 1316 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Schmidly, D. J. and B. Würsig. 2009. Mammals (Vertebrata: Mammalia) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1343–1352 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera acuturostrata Lacépède, 1804) Shirihai, H. (2002). A complete guide to Antarctic Wildlife: the Birds and Marine Mammals of the Antarctic Continent and the Southern Ocean. Alula Press FI 510 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus minor Hamilton, 1837) The Paleobiology database, available online at http://paleodb.org/ [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRorqualus minor Hamilton, 1837) The Paleobiology database, available online at http://paleodb.org/ [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Parsons, E. C. M., Felley, M. L. & Porter, L. J. (1996). An annotated checklist of cetaceans recorded from Hong Kong's territorial waters. In Asian Marine Biology 12 (ed. Morton, B.), PP79-100. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. [details]   
 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype None; name based on general accounts by authors and the description of a young individual stranded in 1791 near Cherbourg, France. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Least Concern (LC) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Distinguishing characteristics: white flipper patches. Blow not readily visible. Colour is light grey with white belly. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Killer whale (Orcinus orca) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Cherbourg, France [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet schooling fish and various invertebrates [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: male 22-32' (6.7-9.8 m), female 24-35' (7.3-10.7 m), at birth 8'+ (2.4 m+) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-global [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution East Pacific; Eastern and Atlantic Ocean; Indo-West Pacific [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution On a small note in Dubar (1828) was written that this species was stranded in Blankenberge (Belgium) in 1837

(Dubar, J. (1828). Ostéographie de la baleine échouée à l'est du port d'Ostende, le 4 novembre 1827; précédée d'une notice sur la découverte et la dissection de ce Cétacée. Laurent Frères, Imprimeurs-Libraires: Bruxelles, Belgium. 61, 13 folded plates pp.) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat inshore to offshore [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennella balaenopterae Koren & Danielssen, 1877 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
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Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorminke-walvis  [details]
Aleut Checked: verified by a taxonomic editoragamakhchik  [details]
Catalan Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorqual d'aleta blanca  [details]
Chukot Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkauchikan uiiut  [details]
Czech Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorplejtvák stikovitý  [details]
Danish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorvågehvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsildepiskerChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlille Rorhval  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordwergvinvisChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordwergfinvisch  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsummer whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsharp-headed finner whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorqual aliblancoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorpikehead whaleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornorthern minke whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMinkie's whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorminke whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlittle piked whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlittle finnerChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlesser piked whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlesser finbackChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorleast rorqualChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordwarf minke whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDavidson's whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcommon minke whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbeaked rorqualChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbay whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbagwhale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorqual mineurChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorqual à rostreChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorqual à museau pointuChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorpetit rorqualChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbalenoptere a bec aiguChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine d'été  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZwergwalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpitzkopf-Finnfisch  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorלויתן גוץ  [details]
Icelandic Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorhrefnaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorhrafureydur  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalenottera rostrataUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalenottera minore  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorミンククジラ/コイワシクジラChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorminkuChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkupokaruChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkoiwashi kujira  [details]
Kalaallisut Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchikagulik  [details]
Korean Checked: verified by a taxonomic editormingkeu-gorae  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormažasis ruožuotis  [details]
Malagasy Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortrozona maran-doha  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΡυγχοφάλαινα  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvågehvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorvaage-QvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorvaagehvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrebbehvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorminkies hvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorminkehval  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvågehval  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvågekval  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpłetwal karłowaty  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia-minke-anaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia minke  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorмалый полосатикUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили остроголовый полосатикChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorzalivovChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorostromordyi polosatikChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorostrogolovyi polosatikChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorminkeChecked: verified by a taxonomic editormalyi polosatikaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkarlikovyi polosatik  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorŠčukasti kit  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorqual pequeñoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorqual de aleta blancaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorcual picudoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorcual menorChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorcual enanoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorcual de MinkeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrorcual aliblancoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena minkeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorballena menorChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena enana  [details]
Swedish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorvinkvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorvikvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorvikarehvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorspetsnäbbad finnfisk  [details]
Thai Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorplawan klaebkhribkhaodam  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbayağı minke balinası  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСмугач малий  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorfil pigfainChecked: verified by a taxonomic editormorfil minke  [details]
Yupik languages Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorqungvughaqChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorchikagulik  [details]