Mesoplodon densirostris (Blainville,…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaCetaceaHyperoodontidaeMesoplodon

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Overview

Full Name

Mesoplodon densirostris (Blainville, 1817)

Common names

  • Blainville's Beaked Whale eng
  • Blainville’s Beaked Whale eng
  • cow-fish eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Blainville, H. de (1817). In [Desmarest, A. G. ] Nouveau dictionnaire d'histoire naturelle 9.

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Cetacea
family
Hyperoodontidae
genus
Mesoplodon
species
Mesoplodon densirostris
 
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Bibliography

(1996) database, 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

Blainville, H. de (1817). In [Desmarest, A. G.] Nouveau dictionnaire d'histoire naturelle 9.

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

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

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Source information

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

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.