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

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

Subordinate taxa

Classification

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

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Bibliography

(1996) NODC Taxonomic Code

(1998) website, Mammal Species of the World

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

Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes (2003) Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada

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

Mead, James G., and Robert L. Brownell, Jr. / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. (2005) Order Cetacea: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 1

Rice, Dale W. (1998) Marine Mammals of the World: Systematics and Distribution: Special Publications of the Society for Marine Mammals, no. 4

Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. (1992) Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing

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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.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.