Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacépède…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaCetaceaBalaenopteridaeBalaenoptera

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Overview

Full Name

Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacépède, 1804

Common names

  • bagwhale eng
  • bay whale eng
  • beaked rorqual eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Published in

de Lacépède, B. G. E. (1804). Histoire naturelle des cétacées. In Buffon, Histoire naturelle, vol. 37:317.

Living period

5.333 to 0.0 Ma

Habitat

Marine, Aquatic

Threat status

Least concern

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Cetacea
family
Balaenopteridae
genus
Balaenoptera
species
Balaenoptera acutorostrata
 
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Description

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Bibliography

(1996) NODC Taxonomic Code

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

(2003) database, http://www.menv.gouv.qc.ca/biodiversite/centre.htm

AGUILAR, A. et al. (1995-1997): Inventario de los Cetáceos de las Aguas Atlánticas Peninsulares: Aplicación de la Directiva 92/43/CEE. Dirección General de Conservación de la Naturaleza- Universidad de Barcelona...FERNÁNDEZ-CASADO, J.L., MONS, L. & J.J. CASTILLO (2001): Rorcual aliblanco, p.259, in: Libro Rojo de los Vertebrados Amenazados de Andalucía. Consejería de Medio Ambiente. Junta de Andalucía. 336 pp...REILLY, S.B., BANNISTER, J.L., BEST, P.B., BROWN, M., BROWNELL JR., R.L., BUTTERWORTH, D.S., CLAPHAM, P.J., COOKE, J., DONOVAN, G.P., URBÁN, J. & ZERBINI, A.N. 2008. Balaenoptera acutorostrata. In: IUCN 2009. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2009.1. .

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

Carwardine, M., E. Hoyt, R. E. Fordyce and P. Gill. 1998. Whales, dolphins and porpoises. Time-Life Books. Nature Company Guides, USA. 288 p.

Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station.

Hershkovitz, P. (1966). Catalog of Living Whales. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. (246): 1-259.
DOI:10.5479/si.03629236.246

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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 14-Feb-2017.