Cetacea taxon details

Balaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1878

marine
Anderson, J. (1878). Anatomical and zoological research; comprising an account of zoological results of two expeditions to western Yunnan in 1868 and 1875. London. pp. 551-564, figs. 21-28, pl. 44. [details]   
Note Thaybyoo Choung, Gulf of Martaban, between...  
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Type locality Thaybyoo Choung, Gulf of Martaban, between Sittang and Beeling Rivers, Burma [details]
Taxonomy It is unclear whether the small form is a separate species or arose in several different places from the large offshore...  
Taxonomy It is unclear whether the small form is a separate species or arose in several different places from the large offshore form (which would be B. brydei if small form were coherent distinct species). Some workers presently recognize two species. [details]

Distribution in all oceans  
Distribution in all oceans [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Balaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1878. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137089 on 2018-07-20
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original description Anderson, J. (1878). Anatomical and zoological research; comprising an account of zoological results of two expeditions to western Yunnan in 1868 and 1875. London. pp. 551-564, figs. 21-28, pl. 44. [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 Mead, J. G.; Brownell, R. L. Jr. (2005). Cetacea. 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. 723--743., 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 

basis of record  (ofBalaenoptera brydei Olsen, 1913) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source  (ofBalaenoptera brydei Olsen, 1913) 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]   

context source (HKRMS) Jefferson TA. (2005). Monitoring of Indo-Pacific Hampback Dolphin (Sousa chinensis) in Hong Kong waters - Data Analysis. Final report. Submitted to the Agriculture &Fisheries and Conservation Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Holotype Skeleton, mounted, Indian Museum, Calcutta; collected by Major A. G. Duff, Deputy Commissioner of British Burma, and M. Duke, assistant [details]

IUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]

Taxonomy It is unclear whether the small form is a separate species or arose in several different places from the large offshore form (which would be B. brydei if small form were coherent distinct species). Some workers presently recognize two species. [details]

Type locality Thaybyoo Choung, Gulf of Martaban, between Sittang and Beeling Rivers, Burma [details]

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Distribution in all oceans [details]

Habitat mostly in tropical and subtropical zones, offshore as well as near the coast [details]
 

LanguageName 
Afrikaans Bryde-walvis  [details]
Danish Brydeshval [from synonym]  [details]
English smaller Indian fin-whalesmall form Bryde's whaleSittang whalepygmy Bryde's whaleordinary Bryde's whale [from synonym]offshore Bryde's whale [from synonym]large form Bryde's whale [from synonym]Kochi whaleEden's whalecoastal form Bryde's whaleBryde's whale [from synonym]  [details]
French rorqual de Bryde  [details]
German Edenwal  [details]
Hebrew לויתן טרופי  [details]
Italian balenottera di Edenbalenottera di Bryde  [details]
Japanese ニタリクジラ [from synonym]カツオクジラogasawara-kuziranitari kujirakatsuo kuzira  [details]
Korean beuraideu-gorae  [details]
Lithuanian Braido nykštukinis ruožuotis  [details]
Malagasy trozon'i tropikatrozon'i Bryde  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Φάλαινα του Εντεν  [details]
Norwegian brydehval  [details]
Polish płetwal równikowy  [details]
Russian полосатик брайдаили тропический китkit brayda  [details]
Slovenian Bridov kit  [details]
Spanish rorcual tropicalrorcual de Brydeballena tricrestadaballena sardineraballena de Brydeballena caribenaballena arenquera  [details]
Thai plawan sittang  [details]
Turkish Eden balinasıBryde balinası bride balinası  [details]
Ukrainian Смугастик Брайда  [details]