Ziphius cavirostris G. Cuvier, 1823

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaCetaceaHyperoodontidaeZiphius

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Full Name

Ziphius cavirostris G. Cuvier, 1823

Common names

  • Cuvier's Beaked Whale eng
  • cuviers beaked whale eng
  • Cuvier’s Beaked Whale eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Habitat

Marine

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Cetacea
family
Hyperoodontidae
genus
Ziphius
species
Ziphius cavirostris
 
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Bibliography

(1996) NODC Taxonomic Code

(2001) database, Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad

Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner (1987) Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada: Resource Publication, no. 166

Cuvier, G. (1823). Recherches sur les ossemens fossiles, 2nd ed., 5(1). Paris.

Hershkovitz, P. (1966). Catalog of living whales. U.S. National Museum Bulletin 246:1--259.

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Jefferson, T. A., M. A. Webber and R. L. Pitman. (2008). Marine mammals of the world. Academic Press, Amsterdam.

King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554.

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Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (110929341) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.