Cetacea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon mirus True, 1913 
AphiaID: 137126

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 editorZiphiidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon Gervais, 1850
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon mirum True, 1913 (improper ending)
Sources  original description True, F. W. (1913) Description of Mesoplodon mirum, a beaked whale recently discovered on the coast of North Carolina. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 45:651--6 57, pl. 52--57. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrue-snoetwalvis  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrue's beaked whale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editormesoplodon de TrueChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine à bec de True  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrue-ZweizahnwalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrue-Wal  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormesoplodonte di True  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΜεσόπλοδον του Τρου  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordziobowal Truego  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia bicuda de True  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorремнезуб тру  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorseverni dvozob  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifio de TrueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorballenato hocicudo de True  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrues näbbval  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrue iki dişli balinasıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTrue gagalı balinası  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРемнезуб Тру  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorfil gylfinog True  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (28 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (14 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
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
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Temperate waters of both sides of the North Atlantic, and temperate waters of the Southern Hemisphere (known from South Africa and Australia). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Skull, partial postcranial skeleton, and cast of body and head, U.S. National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC, no. 17509, collected July 26, 1912 by U.S. Bureau of Fisheries. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Bird Island shoal, Beaufort Harbor, North Carolina, U.S.A., North Atlantic. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution scattered in all oceans [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137126
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2007-12-24 20:10:49Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Mesoplodon mirus True, 1913. In: Perrin, W.F. (2014) World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: Perrin, W.F. (2014) World Cetacea Database at http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137126 on 2014-09-23