Cetacea taxon details

Mesoplodon grayi von Haast, 1876

137124  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137124)

accepted
Species
marine
Haast, J. von. (1876). Proceedings of the Zoological Society, London, 1976, 9:457. [details]   
Note Waitangi Beach, Chatham Island, New...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Waitangi Beach, Chatham Island, New Zealand. [details]
Type material Three skulls, Canterbury Museum, Christchurch, New Zealand, received from W. Hood. [details]
Distribution circum-global  
Distribution circum-global [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Mesoplodon grayi von Haast, 1876. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137124 on 2018-06-25
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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original description Haast, J. von. (1876). Proceedings of the Zoological Society, London, 1976, 9:457. [details]   

basis of record Mead, J. G.; Brownell, R. L. Jr. (2005). Cetacea. In Wilson, D.E. & D.M. Reeder (eds). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed), Johns Hopkins University Press, 2,142 pp. 723--743., available online at http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/ [details]   

additional source Rice, D. W. (1998). Marine mammals of the world. Systematics and distribution. Society for Marine Mammalogy Special Publication. 4., available online at http://www.marinemammalscience.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/MarineMammalsOfTheWorld.pdf [details]   

additional source Hershkovitz, P. (1966). Catalog of Living Whales. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. (246): 1-259., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.03629236.246 [details]   

additional source Jefferson, T. A., M. A. Webber and R. L. Pitman. (2008). Marine mammals of the world. Academic Press, Amsterdam. [details]   

additional source IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, available online at http://www.iucnredlist.org [details]   

additional source Perrin, W.F.; Würsig, B.; Thewissen, J.G.M. (2009). Encyclopedia of marine mammals. Second edition. Academic Press: London. ISBN 978-0-12-373553-9. xxix, 1316 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Shirihai, H. (2002). A complete guide to Antarctic Wildlife: the Birds and Marine Mammals of the Antarctic Continent and the Southern Ocean. Alula Press FI 510 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
IUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]

Type locality Waitangi Beach, Chatham Island, New Zealand. [details]

Type material Three skulls, Canterbury Museum, Christchurch, New Zealand, received from W. Hood. [details]

From other sources
Distribution circum-global [details]

Habitat cool temperate, oceanic [details]
 

LanguageName 
Afrikaans Gray-snoetwalvis  [details]
Dutch spitssnuitdolfijn van GrayGrays spitssnuitdolfijn  [details]
English southern beaked whalescamperdown whaleGray's beaked whale  [details]
French mesoplodon de Graybaleine à bec de Gray  [details]
German Gray-ZweizahnwalCamperdown-Wal  [details]
Italian mesoplodonte di Gray  [details]
Lithuanian Grėjaus dvidantis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Μεσόπλοδον του Γκρέυ  [details]
Polish dziobowal Graya  [details]
Portuguese baleia bicuda de Gray  [details]
Russian ремнезуб грэя  [details]
Spanish zifio de Graydelfin picudo de Grayballenato hocicudo de Gray  [details]
Swedish Grays näbbval  [details]
Turkish Gray gagalı balinası  [details]
Ukrainian Ремнезуб Грея  [details]