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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubalaena australis (Desmoulins, 1822) 
AphiaID: 220222

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 editorBalaenidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubalaena (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubalaena Gray, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaena antarctica Lesson, 1828 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaena antipodum Gray, 1843 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaena australis Desmoulins, 1822 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaena capensis Gray, 1868 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaena glacialis Mueller, 1776 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaena glacialis australis Scheffer & Rice, 1963 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaena hectori Gray, 1874 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalaena mysticetus antarcticus Schlegel, 1841 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaloena australis (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubalaena capensis Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubalaena glacialis australis Tomilin, 1962 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalibalaena britannica Gray, 1873 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHunterus temminckii Gray, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacleayius australiensis Gray, 1865 (synonym)
Sources  original description Desmoulins, A. (1822). Baleine:155-160 in Dictionaire classique d'Histoire naturelle. 2. Paris, Rey et Gravier.
page(s): 161 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsuidelike noordkapperChecked: verified by a taxonomic editornoordkaper  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorzuidkaper  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsouthern right whale  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine du CapChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleine austral  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSuedwal des stillen OzeansChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsuedlicher WalfischChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsuedlicher GlattwalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorKapwal  [details]
Indonesian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpaus selatan  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsebi kujira  [details]
Malagasy Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortrozona marineChecked: verified by a taxonomic editortrozona mainty  [details]
Norwegian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsorlig retthval  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia-franca-australChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaleia verdadeira  [details]
Russian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editornastyaschiy kit  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorviejaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorreithuelChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena verdaderaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorballena franca austral  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornordkapare [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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 other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Ocean [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links 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 (79 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (463 nucleotides; 300 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 None formally designated by Desmoulins, but see Lectotype in reference to two specimens figured by Delalande that Desmoulins was aware of. [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category subpopulation Chile-Peru right whale : Critically Endangered (CR) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLectotype female (?), region of the Cape of Good Hope, collected by Delalande in 1818. Mounted skeleton with baleen. Mus. natn. d'Histoire naturelle, Paris; No. JAC 1921-123, CAC A2929, CAG B II/208. One of two syntypes; other designated by Robineau (1989) as paralectotype (Paris CAC A. 2933; CAG B II/212. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Algoa Bay, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 10 & 11)
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Southern right whale (Eubalaena australis)
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220222
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-05-01 08:58:20Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-16 21:05:52Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Eubalaena australis (Desmoulins, 1822). 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=220222 on 2014-10-01
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