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Mesoplodon mirus True, 1913

137126  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137126)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
True, F. W. (1913) Description of Mesoplodon mirum, a beaked whale recently discovered on the coast of North Carolina. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 45:651--6 57, pl. 52--57. [details]   
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Mesoplodon mirus True, 1913. Accessed through: (Eds) (2018) Register of Antarctic Species at: http://ras.biodiversity.aq/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137126 on 2019-09-21
(Eds) (2019). Register of Antarctic Species. Mesoplodon mirus True, 1913. Accessed at: http://ras.biodiversity.aq/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137126 on 2019-09-21
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-12-24 20:10:49Z
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2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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original description True, F. W. (1913) Description of Mesoplodon mirum, a beaked whale recently discovered on the coast of North Carolina. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 45:651--6 57, pl. 52--57. [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   

basis of record Mead, J. G.; Brownell, R. L. Jr. (2005). Cetacea. <em>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.</em> 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. <em>Society for Marine Mammalogy Special Publication.</em> 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. <em>Bulletin of the United States National Museum.</em> (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.; W├╝rsig, 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 van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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LanguageName 
English True's beaked whale  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (MMP USNM 175019 Mesoplodon mirus  skull dorsal viewTrue 1913 Description of Mesoplodon mirum)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (MMP USNM 175019 Mesoplodon mirus  skull ventral viewTrue 1913 Description of Mesoplodon mirum)
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