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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846 
AphiaID: 137096

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 editorOdontoceti (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala Lesson, 1828
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala brachycephala Cadenat, 1957 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala chinensis Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala indica Blyth, 1852 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhyncha Fraser, 1950 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala mela Morice, 1958 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas scammonii Tomilin, 1957 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala scammoni Sowerby, 1926 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala scammonii Kuroda, 1938 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala scamonii Nishiwaki, 1957 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala sieboldii Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala ventricosa Lacépède, 1804
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephalus brachypterus Cope, 1876 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephalus macrorhynchus Gray, 1846 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephalus scammoni Dall, 1874 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephalus scammonii Cope, 1869 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephalus sibo Gray, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobiceps macrorhynca Flower, 1884 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobiocephala macrorhyncha Gibson Hill, 1950 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobiocephalus guadaloupensis Gray, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobiocephalus intermedius Van Beneden & Gervais, 1868-79 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobiocephalus propinquus Malm, 1871 (synonym)
Sources  original description Gray J.E. (1846). Zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Erebus and Terror, 1(Mammalia):48, pl. 1, fig. 1 (baleen).
page(s): 33 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkortvinloodswalvis  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndische griend  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsouthern blackfishChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorshort-finned pilot whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific pilot whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacfic blackfishChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian pilot whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbubbleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorblackfish  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorglobecéphale tropical  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKurzflossen-GrindwalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndischer Grindwal  [details]
Indonesian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpaus hitam bersirip pendek  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglobicefalo di Gray  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortappa-nagaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsicho gotaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsibo gotaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorohanan gotaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editornaiso gotaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorma-gondoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorgondo kujira  [details]
Korean Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordeul-soe-gorae  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrumpapelekė grinda  [details]
Malagasy Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortrozona mtondra vohy fohy  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΤροπικό μαυροδέλφινο  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrindwal krótkopłetwy  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorcaldeiraoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia piloto de peitoral curta  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorкороткоплавниковая гринда  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkratkoplavuta mrka pliskavka  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcalderón tropicalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcalderón de aletas cortasChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufeo prietoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena pilotoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena pilota de aleta corta  [details]
Tamil Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorthimingalam  [details]
Thai Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorplawan nam rong  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkısa yüzgeçli kara balina  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКороткоплавцева гриндаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorГринда короткоплавцева  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKnokke-Heist [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [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 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 editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchelde estuary [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorPacific Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (43 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (115 nucleotides; 117 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 Skull in British Museum (Natural History), no. 1946.8.9.2, originally presented by J. Bennett. [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality "South Seas" [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 warm temperate to tropical, oceanic [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 52)
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Short-finned pilot whale (Globicephala macrorhynchus)
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137096
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
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Globicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846. 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=137096 on 2014-07-30
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