Cetacea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon traversii (Gray, 1874) 
AphiaID: 254993

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 > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon traversii
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon Gervais, 1850
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolichodon layardii Hector, 1873 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDolichodon traversii Gray, 1874 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon bahamondi Reyes, Van Waerebeek, Cardenas & Yanez, 1996 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon ginkgodens Baker & van Helden, 1999 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon layardi McCann, 1962 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesoplodon layardii Hector, 1878 (synonym)
Sources  original description Helden, A. L. van, A. N. Baker, M. L. Dalebout, J. C. Reyes, K. Van Waerebeek and C. Scott Baker. (2002). Resurrection of Mesoplodon traversii, senior synonym of M. bahamondi Reyes, Van Waerebeek, Cárdenas and Yáñez, 1995 (Cetacea: Ziphiidae). Marine Mammal Science 18:609--621. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorspade-tand spitssnuitdolfijn  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorspade-toothed beaked whale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine à bec de Travers  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifio de Travers  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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 Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (7 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Mandible in Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, no. NMNZ 546, collected in 1872 by H. H. Travers. [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Pitt Island, Chatham Islands (44 degrees 17 minutes S latitude, 176 degrees 15 minutes W longitude). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254993
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-12-24 20:10:49Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Mesoplodon traversii (Gray, 1874). 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=254993 on 2014-11-23