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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius cavirostris Cuvier, 1823 
AphiaID: 137127

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 editorZiphiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius Cuvier, 1823
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAliama desmarestii Gray, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAliama indica Gray, 1865 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinorhynchus australis Burmeister, 1865 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus desmaresti Risso, 1826 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus philippii Cocco, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpiodon australe Burmeister, 1867 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpiodon australis Gray, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpiodon chathamiensis Hector, 1873 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpiodon cryptodon Gray, 1870 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpiodon desmarestii Carus, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpiodon heraultii Gray, 1872 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpiodon patachonicum Burmeister, 1867 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperodon semijunctus Cope, 1865 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperondon semijunctus Hall & Kelson, 1959 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperoodon capensis Gray, 1865 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperoodon desmarestii Gray, 1850 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperoodon doumetii Gray, 1850 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperoodon gervaisii Duvernoy, 1851 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrorhynchus capensis Gray, 1865 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrorhynchus indicus Gray, 1865 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrorhynchus mediterraneus Gray, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphiorrhynchus cryptodon Burmeister, 1865 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius aresques Gray, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius australis Trouessart, 1904 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius cavirostris indicus Deraniyagala, 1945 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius chatamensis Lahille, 1899 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius chathamensis Flower, 1885 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius chathamiensis Iredale & Troughton, 1934 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius cryptodon Fischer, 1857 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius decavirostris Gray, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius grebnitzkii Stejneger, 1883 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius indicus Van Beneden, 1863 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius novaezealandiae Haast, 1876 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius savii Richiardi, 1873 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZyphius chathamensis Moreno, 1895 (synonym)
Sources  original description Cuvier, G. (1823). Recherches sur les ossemens fossiles, 2nd ed., 5(1). Paris.
page(s): 350, 352, pl. 7 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuvier-snoetwalvis  [details]
Albanian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbalene me sqepUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalena me sqep  [details]
Aleut Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchumchugaiakChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorchumchugagakh  [details]
Arabic Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifius  [details]
Catalan Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbalena de CuvierChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbalena amb bec de Cuvier  [details]
Croatian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuvierov kit  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorspitssnuitdolfijn van CuvierChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordolfijn van Cuvier  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorgoose-beaked whaleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuvier's beaked whale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorziphius cavirostreUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorziphiusChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine de CuvierChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine bécune de CuvierUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine à bec de Cuvier  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuvier-Schnabelwal  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorזיפיוסChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifyus chalul chartom  [details]
Indonesian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpaus paruh angsa  [details]
Italian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifio  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkajippoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorakabo kujira  [details]
Korean Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorminburi-gorae  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortikrasis snapuotis  [details]
Malagasy Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorvavan-trozon CuvierChecked: verified by a taxonomic editortrozona manana vavan-gisa  [details]
Maltese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaliena ta'Kuvjer  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΖιφιόςChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifiós  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzyfia Cuviera  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifioChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia bicuda de Cuvier  [details]
Russian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsrednii plavunChecked: verified by a taxonomic editornastoiashchii kliuvorylChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkiuverov kliuvoryl  [details]
Sinhala Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorhota al thalmaha  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuvierjev kljunati kit  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorziphioChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifio de CuvierChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorzifio comunChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorserpaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin picudo de CuvierChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcochino de marChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballenato picudo de CuvierUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorballenato de CuvierChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena picuda de CuvierChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena gansaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena de Cuvier  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmåhuvudval  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkuvier balinasıChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorKuvier balinasiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaz gagalı balinaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuvier balinasi  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСправжній дзьоборилUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorДзьоборил справжній  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorfil gylfinog Cuvier  [details]
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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius cavirostris indicus Deraniyagala, 1945 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZiphius cavirostris Cuvier, 1823
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 editorAntarctica [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWorld Oceans [details]
From regional or thematic species database
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [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 editorItalian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [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 editorPacific Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennella crassicornis Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLactobacillus ceti Vela, Fernandez, Espinosa de los Monteros, Goyache, Herraez, Tames, Cruz, Dominguez & Fernandez-Garayzabal, 2008 (unknown)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlavobacterium ceti Vela, Fernandez, Sanchez-Porro, Sierra, Mendez, Arbelo, Ventosa, Dominguez & Fernandez-Garayzabal, 2007 (unknown)
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 (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (257 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (136 nucleotides; 342 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 editorDistribution The distribution of Cuvier's beaked whales is poorly known and is based mainly on stranding records (Leatherwood et al. 1976). In the western Atlantic, strandings have been reported from Nova Scotia along the eastern USA coast south to Florida, around the Gulf of Mexico, and within the Caribbean. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Fossilized skull in Laboratoire d'Anatomie compareée du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (Paris), no. CAC A33554 - CAG B II/222; collected by Raymond Gorsse in 1804. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Least Concern (LC) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality A beach in the Gulf of Fos, Bouches-du-Rhône, Mediterranean coast, France. [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 from tropics to polar regions, oceanic  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators None [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 21 bis)
Van Beneden & Gervais ...
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 22)
Van Beneden & Gervais ...
Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
Ziphius cavirostris
Cuvier's beaked whale (Ziphius cavirostris) stranded in California
Cuvier's beaked whale ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137127
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. (2013). Ziphius cavirostris Cuvier, 1823. In: Perrin, W.F. (2013) World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137127 on 2014-04-16
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