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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1878 
AphiaID: 137089

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMammalia (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetartiodactyla (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetancodonta (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetacea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMysticeti (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenopteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera Lacépède, 1804
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaenoptera brydei Olsen, 1913 (Nomen inquirendum)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaloenoptera brydei Cadenat, 1957
Sources  original description Anderson, J. (1878). Anatomical and zoological research; comprising an account of zoological results of two expeditions to western Yunnan in 1868 and 1875. London. pp. 551-564, figs. 21-28, pl. 44. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryde-walvis  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBrydeshval [from synonym]  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsmaller Indian fin-whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsmall form Bryde's whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSittang whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorpygmy Bryde's whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorordinary Bryde's whale [from synonym]Checked: verified by a taxonomic editoroffshore Bryde's whale [from synonym]Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorlarge form Bryde's whale [from synonym]Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKochi whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEden's whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcoastal form Bryde's whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryde's whale [from synonym]  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorqual de Bryde  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEdenwal  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorלויתן טרופי  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalenottera di EdenChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbalenottera di Bryde  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorogasawara-kuziraChecked: verified by a taxonomic editornitari kujiraChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkatsuo kuzira  [details]
Korean Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbeuraideu-gorae  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBraido nykštukinis ruožuotis  [details]
Malagasy Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortrozon'i tropikaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editortrozon'i Bryde  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΦάλαινα του Εντεν  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrydehval  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpłetwal równikowy  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorполосатик брайдаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили тропический китChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkit brayda  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBridov kit  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorcual tropicalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrorcual de BrydeChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena tricrestadaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena sardineraChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena de BrydeChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena caribenaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena arenquera  [details]
Thai Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorplawan sittang  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEden balinasıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBryde balinası Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbride balinası  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСмугастик Брайда  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  carnivore [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (41 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (72 nucleotides; 62 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Skeleton, mounted, Indian Museum, Calcutta; collected by Major A. G. Duff, Deputy Commissioner of British Burma, and M. Duke, assistant [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy It is unclear whether the small form is a separate species or arose in several different places from the large offshore form (which would be B. brydei if small form were coherent distinct species). Some workers presently recognize two species. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Thaybyoo Choung, Gulf of Martaban, between Sittang and Beeling Rivers, Burma [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution in all oceans [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat mostly in tropical and subtropical zones, offshore as well as near the coast [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Balaenoptera edeni
Balaenoptera edeni
Bryde's whale (Balaenoptera edeni) - Note 3 ridges on head.
Bryde's whale (Bala...
Bryde's whale (Balaenoptera edeni)
Bryde's whale (Bala...
Bryde's whale (Balaenoptera edenii)
Bryde's whale (Bala...
Bryde's whale (Balaenoptera edeni)
Bryde's whale (Bala...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137089
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
2009-03-19 19:56:16Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Balaenoptera edeni. In: Perrin, W.F. (2014) World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137089 on 2014-04-21
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