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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
From the coast of Australia., Australia, Australia, Locality Unknown
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 18, fig. 7-8
Drawing after a photograph by Krefft. Physeter macrocephalus. From the coast of Australia.
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14205
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown, Locality unknown
Preparation:
mandibles
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 19, fig. 8
Anterior portion of mandible in Museum of Paris.
Record Last Modified:
21 Sep 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15403
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Preparation:
Other
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
25 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Accession Number:
229369
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
571430
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown, Locality unknown
Preparation:
mandibles
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 19, fig. 9
Right mandible in Museum of Paris.
Record Last Modified:
21 Sep 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15404
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean
Preparation:
mandibles
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Mauritius, Indian Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 19, fig. 10
Lower jaw of whale stranded at "Maurice Island". From the collection of the Museum of Paris. Pathological or genetic case (curved jaws).
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14207
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown, Locality unknown
Preparation:
Tooth or Tusk
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 20, fig. 5-8
sectioned teeth
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14208
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Aitutaki, Cook Islands, South Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
17 Feb 2012
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Hauser e-mail 20 II 2012
Record Last Modified:
29 Feb 2012
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR18227
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Preparation:
Partial Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
7 Jul 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : RCOC2454/5
USNM Number:
RCS2859
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown, Locality unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 18, fig. 10
Meganeuron krefftii - atlas. Drawing after a photograph by Krefft.
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14204
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean
Preparation:
Partial Skull
Remarks:
mandible
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Guafo, Isla De Chiloe, Los Lagos, Chile, South America, South Pacific Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Accession Number:
161897
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
270478
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
J. G. Mead
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Partial Skull
Remarks:
Ear bone (bullae, periotics, incus, stapes)
Sex:
Female
Place:
Martha's Vineyard, Homer Pond, Dukes, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
7 Aug 1973
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
27 Jan 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : JGM 057
SI Negative Number : JM 243:1-9
SI Negative Number : JM 243:10
SI Negative Number : JM 243:11
SI Negative Number : JM 243:12
SI Negative Number : CWP
SI Negative Number : LENNIHAN
SI Negative Number : JM 243
SI Negative Number : JM 251
USNM Number:
487416
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Cape Horn, Locality Unknown, Chile, South America, South Pacific Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 19, figs. 7-9
Anterior tip of lower jaw from Cape Horn, in Museum of Paris. Blainville.
Gray, J. E. (1866). Catalogue of seals and whales in the British Museum. London, British Museum. p. 205
Record Last Modified:
26 Feb 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14203
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Partial Skeleton
Remarks:
No mandibles
Flippers, Sternum, Vertebrae, Scapulae
Sex:
Male
Place:
Ocean City, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
8 Oct 1911
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Aug 2014
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Accession Number:
207833
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : AN012548
Other Number : STR00793
USNM Number:
301634
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Bay of Biscay
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Audierne, France, Europe, North Atlantic Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Van Beneden & Gervais 1880: Pl. 18, figs. 5-6, 9; 19, figs. 5-6a; 20, fig. 4
Incomplete flipper, basihyal, cervicals, skull, jaws, sagittal section of cervicals.
Record Last Modified:
20 Sep 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR14206
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
William L. Crowther
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Male
Place:
Locality Unknown, South Coast, Tasmania, Australia, Australia, South Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
1864
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Redman, N. (2016). Whales' Bones of Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands - Australia, including Norfolk Island - New Zealand, including Chatham Island and Stewart Island - Pacific Islands - Fiji, Hawaii, Solomon Islands and Tonga. Teddington, England, Redman Publishing. p. 36-37
Redman (2016) says specimem was destroyed in a air raid in 1941.
Record Last Modified:
17 May 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : STR04573?
USNM Number:
RCS2846
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Brian L.
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean, Gulf Of Alaska
Sex:
Male
Place:
Kayak Island, midway between Cordova and Yakutat., Alaska, United States, North America, North Pacific Ocean
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Skeleton on beach, including skull; sex is estimayed from the size of skull.
Record Last Modified:
22 Feb 2012
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
MME18683
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
Charles W. Potter
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Cast
Anatomical
Remarks:
stomach
Sex:
Female
Place:
Nags Head, South Nags Head, Near Milepost 18., Dare, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
4 Nov 1985
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
27 Jan 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Accession Number:
364890
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : CWP 224
Other Number : MME01387
USNM Number:
550491
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
R. H. Pine
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Sandbridge, 5.5 Mi S, Dam Neck Naval Training Center, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
17 Apr 1969
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Item was destructively sampled. Tissue and/or parts (small quantity of bone dust) were sent to Mark Todd Clementz, University of Wyoming, on 17 Feb 2009. For reference, see Transaction No. 2049878
Record Last Modified:
28 Oct 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Accession Number:
283389
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : 5290
USNM Number:
395398
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
I. Yokoyama
C. Ishikawa
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Kinkasan, Iwate, Japan, Asia, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
9 Apr 1928
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Item was destructively sampled. Tissue and/or parts (small quantity of bone dust) were sent to Mark Todd Clementz, University of Wyoming, on 17 Feb 2009. For reference, see Transaction No. 2049878
Record Last Modified:
28 Oct 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Accession Number:
098925
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
253051
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Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758

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Collector:
J. J. Duntor
J. W. Scollick
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Female
Place:
Green Run Inlet, 3.25 Mi N Life Saving Station, Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
Dec 1891
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Item was destructively sampled. Tissue and/or parts (small quantity of bone dust) were sent to Mark Todd Clementz, University of Wyoming, on 17 Feb 2009. For reference, see Transaction No. 2049878
Record Last Modified:
28 Oct 2016
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Physeteridae
Published Name:
Physeter catodon Linnaeus, 1758
Accession Number:
025346
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : STR00789
USNM Number:
A35315
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