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Basilosaurus cetoides (Owen, 1839)

Type Citation:
Gidley. 1913. U.S.Natl.Mus.Proc. 44 (n.1975): 649-654, pl.81-82.
Common name:
Archaic whale
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Basilosauridae Basilosaurinae
Published Name:
Basilosaurus cetoides (Owen, 1839)
USNM Number:
V4674
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NMNH - Paleobiology Dept.
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Schizodelphis barnesi (Myrick)

Type Citation:
De Muizon, C. 1990 --/--. Bull.Mus.Natl.Hist.Nat., Paris, 4 Ser. 12,sec.c (n.3-4): 317, fig.16,.
Common name:
Dolphin
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Eurhinodelphinidae
Published Name:
Schizodelphis barnesi (Myrick)
USNM Number:
PAL244409
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Kentriodon pernix Kellogg

Type Status:
holotype
Type Citation:
Kellogg. 1978. Los Angeles County Mus.Bull., Sci. (n.28): 25.
Common name:
Dolphin
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Kentriodontidae
Published Name:
Kentriodon pernix Kellogg
USNM Number:
V8060
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NMNH - Paleobiology Dept.
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Mesoplodon carlhubbsi Moore, 1963

Collector:
Captain Kevin Armstrong  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Sex:
Male
Place:
Vancouver Island, 20 miles west of the north end of the island, British Columbia, Canada, North America, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
29 Apr 2004
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon carlhubbsi Moore, 1963
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : no number
USNM Number:
STR15365
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Indopacetus pacificus (Longman, 1926)

Collector:
Charles Anderson  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean, Andaman Sea  Search this
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Andaman Islands, Andaman and Nicobar Is, Asia, Indian Ocean
Collection Date:
Jan 2009
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Ziphiidae Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Indopacetus pacificus (Longman, 1926)
Mesoplodon pacificus Longman, 1926
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR15317
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NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Mesoplodon densirostris (de Blainville, 1817)

Collector:
Collector Unknown  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Sex:
Female
Place:
China, Asia, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
4 Jul 2000
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon densirostris (de Blainville, 1817)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15329
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Mesoplodon layardii (Gray, 1865)

Collector:
Aung M. Chit  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean, Bay Of Bengal  Search this
Sex:
Male
Place:
Myanmar, Asia, Indian Ocean
Collection Date:
2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon layardii (Gray, 1865)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR15367
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NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Indopacetus pacificus (Longman, 1926)

Collector:
Dr. Kristi L. West  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Sex:
Male
Place:
Hamda Beach, near Hane, Hawaii, Hawaiian Islands, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
22 Mar 2010
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Ziphiidae Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Indopacetus pacificus (Longman, 1926)
Mesoplodon pacificus Longman, 1926
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : KW2010005
Other Number : STR15339
USNM Number:
593534
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Mesoplodon grayi Haast, 1876

Collector:
Collector Unknown  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Skeleton
Remarks:
mounted skeletoon
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Falkland Islands, South Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Cetacea Ziphiidae Ziphiidae Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon grayi Haast, 1876
Mesoplodon grayi grayi
Mesoplodon grayi Haast, 1876
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15343
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
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Eschrichtius robustus (Lilljeborg, 1861)

Collector:
Aviad Scheinin  Search this
Dan Kerem  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea  Search this
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Jaffa, off Herzliya marina, Israel, Asia, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
8 May 2010
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Eschrichtiidae
Published Name:
Eschrichtius robustus (Lilljeborg, 1861)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : STR15369
USNM Number:
STR15350
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
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Balaena mysticetus Linnaeus, 1758

Collector:
Collector Unknown  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Greenland, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Balaenidae
Published Name:
Balaena mysticetus Linnaeus, 1758
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15351
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_10036000
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Mesoplodon stejnegeri True, 1885

Collector:
Rob Avery  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean, Bering Sea  Search this
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Tanaga Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, United States, North America, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
2010
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon stejnegeri True, 1885
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15353
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Mesoplodon bidens (Sowerby, 1804)

Collector:
Virginia Marine Science Museum (VMSM)  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Chesapeak Bay  Search this
Bay/Sound:
Chesapeak Bay  Search this
Sex:
Male
Place:
Buckroe Beach, Hampton County, Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
8 Nov 2009
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon bidens (Sowerby, 1804)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : VAQS 20091107
USNM Number:
MME18678
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_10037181
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Mesoplodon ginkgodens ? Nishiwaki & Kamiya, 1958

Collector:
Elizabeth Lange  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Pacific Ocean  Search this
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Place:
Majuro, Marshall Islands, North Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
Jan 2010
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon ginkgodens Nishiwaki & Kamiya, 1958
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR15356
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_10037391
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Berardius arnuxii Duvernoy, 1851

Collector:
R. E. Fordyce  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean  Search this
Sex:
Male
Place:
Purakanui, Otago, South Island, New Zealand, Australia, South Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
23 Dec 2010
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Berardius arnuxii Duvernoy, 1851
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15359
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_10039372

Mesoplodon grayi Haast, 1876

Collector:
Erich Fitzgerald  Search this
Sean Wright  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean, Bass Strait  Search this
Sex:
Male
Place:
Portland, Victoria, Australia, Australia, Indian Ocean
Collection Date:
11 Dec 2010
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon grayi Haast, 1876
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No number
USNM Number:
STR15360
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_10039396
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Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)

Collector:
Katie Brill  Search this
Cambridge Oxford Laboratory  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Photograph
Sex:
Female
Place:
Assateaque Island National Seashore, milepost KM 20, Maryland, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
29 May 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : 11-TTR-20
:
Other Number : MME18505
USNM Number:
593547
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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edanmdm:nmnhvz_10052168
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Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)

Collector:
Erik Rue  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Gulf Of Mexico  Search this
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Lake Calcasieu, Louisiana, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
Jun 2011
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15376
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_10053286

Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacepede, 1804

Collector:
Collector Unknown  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Greenland, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Balaenopteridae Balaenopteridae
Published Name:
Balaenoptera acutorostrata Lacepede, 1804
Balaenoptera acutorostrata acutorostrata
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15396
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_10060660

Hyperoodon ampullatus (Forster, 1770)

Collector:
Collector Unknown  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Sex:
Male
Place:
Faroe Islands, North Atlantic Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Hyperoodon ampullatus (Forster, 1770)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR15400
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_10061008
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