Cetacea taxon details

Balaenoptera omurai Wada, Oishi & Yamada, 2003

marine
Wada, S., M. Oishi and T. K. Yamada. (2003). A newly discovered species of living baleen whale. Nature 426:278-281. [details]   
Note The Sea of Japan  
From editor or global species database
Type locality The Sea of Japan [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Balaenoptera omurai Wada, Oishi & Yamada, 2003. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=343896 on 2018-05-24
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2008-04-11 11:37:23Z
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2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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original description Wada, S., M. Oishi and T. K. Yamada. (2003). A newly discovered species of living baleen whale. Nature 426:278-281. [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source 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 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 Sasaki, T., M. Nikaido, S. Wada, T. K. Yamada, Y. Cao, M. Hasegawa and N. Okada. (2006). Balaenoptera omurai is a newly discovered baleen whale that represents an ancient evolutionary lineage. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 41:40-52. [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]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Holotype Adult female, NSMT-M32505, National Science Museum, Tokyo, Japan [details]

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

Paratype Five females and three males, NRIFSF 1-8, National Research Institute of Far Seas Fisheries, Fisheries Research Agency, Shimizu, Japan [details]

Type locality The Sea of Japan [details]
 

LanguageName 
English pygmy Bryde's whaleOmura's whaleBryde's-like whaleBryde's whale  [details]
Japanese ツノシマクジラ  [details]