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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Chile, South America, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13914
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR14196
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Cervical vertebrae and tympanoperiotic of specimen at the Museum of Paris.
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 48, figs. 2-3
Record Last Modified:
19 Sep 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean
Preparation:
Partial Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Tasmania, Australia, Australia, South Pacific Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
RCS2979
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
7 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR14197
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Cervical vertebrae
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 53, fig. 1.
Record Last Modified:
19 Sep 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Faroe Islands, North Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13918
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean, Bay Of Algoa
Bay/Sound:
Bay Of Algoa
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
South Africa, Africa, Indian Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13916
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Coast Of Belgium., Belgium, Europe, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13912
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Herault, France, Europe, North Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13919
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, North Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13917
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
M. Thompson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Female
Place:
Aarhuns, Captured At Aarhuns., Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Collection Date:
1855
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13915
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR14194
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Skull at Museum of Brussels.
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 49, figs. 3-3a
Record Last Modified:
19 Sep 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Female
Place:
Greenland, North America, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13911
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR14198
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Flipper after a drawing by Eschricht published by Reinhardt.
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 46, fig. 15
Record Last Modified:
19 Sep 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Female
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR14195
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Pelvis of skeleton at Museum of Bergen. Figure from Eschricht.
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 46, fig. 17
Record Last Modified:
19 Sep 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR14199
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Tooth and tooth section of specimen at the Museum of Paris.
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 49, figs. 4-4c
Record Last Modified:
19 Sep 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Bohulanska, Coast Of Bohulanska, Sweden, Europe, North Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13913
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2011
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Kaili Jackson
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean, Alaska Canada Coastal Waters
Sex:
Male
Place:
Sitka, 1/2 mile north of Fred'/s Creek Cabin, Alaska, United States, North America, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
13 Mar 2010
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
MME18694
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Subadult male; "Kruzof"; illustration by Uko Gorter.
Record Last Modified:
24 Oct 2012
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The Placenta of the Killer Whale, Orcinus orca

Author:
Benirschke, K
Type:
Citations
Date:
1987
Topic:
Anatomy
Reproductions
Killer whale
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Orcinus--orca
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Relationships of killer whale Orcinus orca within Delphinidae

Author:
Mitchell, E. D
Type:
Citations
Date:
1985
Topic:
Killer whale
Systematics
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Orcinus--orca
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Preparation:
Partial Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Wilsons Promontory, Near Wilsons Promontory Lighthouse, Victoria, Australia, Australia
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
NMV28750
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
2 Mar 2005
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