Cetacea taxon details

Cephalorhynchus hectori (P. J. Van Beneden, 1881)

254979  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254979)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Van Beneden, P. J. (1881). Bull. Roy. Acad. Belge, (3), 4.
page(s): 877,882, pl. 2 [details]   
Note North coast, New Zealand, South Pacific  
From editor or global species database
Type locality North coast, New Zealand, South Pacific [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Cephalorhynchus hectori (P. J. Van Beneden, 1881). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254979 on 2018-05-23
Date
action
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2007-12-22 19:25:59Z
created
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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2009-03-24 17:08:13Z
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original description Van Beneden, P. J. (1881). Bull. Roy. Acad. Belge, (3), 4.
page(s): 877,882, pl. 2 [details]   

basis of record 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Holotype Skin and skeleton, Mus. Royal d'Histoire naturelle, Brussels [details]

IUCN Red List Category Endangered (EN) [details]

Type locality North coast, New Zealand, South Pacific [details]

From other sources
Habitat in shallow coastal waters [details]
 

LanguageName 
English white-headed dolphinHector's dolphin  [details]
French dauphin de Hector  [details]
Spanish delfín de Hector  [details]