Cetacea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTasmacetus shepherdi Oliver, 1937 
AphiaID: 231433

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 editorTasmacetus
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTasmacetus Oliver, 1937
Sources  original description Oliver, W. R. B. (1937). Tasmacetus shepherdi: a new genus and species of beaked whale from New Zealand. Proceedings of the Zoological Society, London, Series B (3):371--381, pl. 1--5. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTasmanian beaked whaleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorShepherd's beaked whale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortasmacete  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia bicuda de Shepherd  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifio de ShepherdChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin picudo de ShepherdChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena picuda de Shepherd  [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 editorWorld Oceans [details]
From other sources
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (24 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (23 nucleotides; 9 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 ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Skull and partial skeleton in the Wanganui Alexander Museum, New Zealand, from whale that stranded on 7 November 1933 and was collected by G. Shepherd and turned over to Oliver for description. Sex not determined. [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Beach at Ohawe, Taranaki, west coast of North Island, New Zealand. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat cold temperate, oceanic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:231433
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-05-17 09:54:26Z  created  Charbonneau, Danny
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Tasmacetus shepherdi Oliver, 1937. 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=231433 on 2014-10-02