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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorca crassidens (Owen, 1846) 
AphiaID: 137104

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 editorPseudorca (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorca Reinhardt, 1862
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephalus grayi Burmeister, 1867 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrca crassidens Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrca destructor Cope, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrca meridionalis Flower, 1865 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhocaena crassidens Owen, 1846 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorca crassidens meridionalis Deraniyagala, 1945 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorca grayi Burmeister, 1872 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorca mediterranea Giglioli, 1882 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorca meridionalis Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Sources  original description Owen. (1846). A history of British fossil mammals and birds.
page(s): 516, fig. 213 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorvalsmoordvis  [details]
Catalan Checked: verified by a taxonomic editororca falsa  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhalvspækhugger  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzwarte zwaardwalvisChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorzwarte schijnorkaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleine zwaardwalvis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalse killer whaleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbubbleChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorblackfish  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpseudorqueChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfaux-orque  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorunechter SchwertwalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorschwarzer SchwertwalUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleiner SchwertwalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkleiner Mörder  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorעבשן  [details]
Indonesian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortemu blaaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorpaus pemangsa palsu  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpseudorca  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorshachi-modokiChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorshachiChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorokigondo kujiraChecked: verified by a taxonomic editoroiokuiChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkyuri-gondo  [details]
Korean Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorheuk-beom-gorae  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjuodoji orka  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΨευδόρκα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhalvspekkhoggerUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalsk spekkhogger  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhalvspekkhoggarUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalsk spekkhoggar  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorszablogrzbiet  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorroaz-negroChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorgalha tortaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfalsa orca  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorмалаяUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили черная косаткаChecked: verified by a taxonomic editormalaya kasatkaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorchornaya kasatka  [details]
Sinhala Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkomadwa  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormala orka  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOrca negraChecked: verified by a taxonomic editororca falsaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editororca bastardaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfalsa orca comunChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin chato  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhalvspäckhuggare  [details]
Tamil Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorthimingalam  [details]
Thai Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorplawan phechakhat dam  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryalancı katil balina  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorмала косаткаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКосатка мала  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcoegleiddiad  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorca crassidens meridionalis Deraniyagala, 1945 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorca crassidens (Owen, 1846)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Southern Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSubantarctic Waters [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWorld Oceans [details]
From other sources
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]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom 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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (204 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (90118 nucleotides; 89 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 Subfossil skull originally in the Museum of Stanford, later believed to be in the College of Sugeons (Gray, 1846), but finally lost (Hershkovitz, 1966). [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Lincolnshire Fens, near Stanford, England. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circumtropical to warm temperate [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Maryland to South America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat oceanic [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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False killer whale (Pseudorca crassidens)
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False killer whale (Pseudorca crassidens)
False killer whale (Ps...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137104
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). Pseudorca crassidens (Owen, 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=137104 on 2014-07-22
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