Cetacea taxon details

Mesoplodon stejnegeri True, 1885

254991  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254991)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
True, F. W. (1885). Contributions to the history of the Commander Islands. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 1885:584--585. [details]   
Note Bering Island, Bering Sea, Siberia, Russian...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Bering Island, Bering Sea, Siberia, Russian Federation. [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Mesoplodon stejnegeri True, 1885. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254991 on 2018-05-26
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2007-12-24 20:10:49Z
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2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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original description True, F. W. (1885). Contributions to the history of the Commander Islands. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 1885:584--585. [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 Skull of juvenile, without mandible, in U.S. National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC, no. 21112, collected by L. Stejneger in 1883. [details]

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

Type locality Bering Island, Bering Sea, Siberia, Russian Federation. [details]

From other sources
Habitat cold temperate and subarctic, oceanic [details]
 

LanguageName 
Aleut kigan-agaliusiak  [details]
English Stejneger's beaked whalesaber-toothed beaked whaleBering Sea beaked whale  [details]
French mesoplodon de Stejnegerbaleine à bec de Stejneger  [details]
Japanese ougiha-kuzira  [details]
Korean keun-ippal-buri-gorae  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Μεσόπλοδον του Στέινεγκερ  [details]
Russian remnezub steinegeramalyi plavunkomandorskii remnezub  [details]
Spanish zifio de Stejnegerballena picuda de Stejneger  [details]