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Eubalaena australis (Desmoulins, 1822)

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Balaena antarctica Lesson, 1828 · unaccepted (synonym)
Balaena antipodum Gray, 1843 · unaccepted (synonym)
Balaena glacialis Mueller, 1776 · unaccepted (synonym)
Balaena hectori Gray, 1874 · unaccepted (synonym)
Eubalaena capensis Gray, 1866 · unaccepted (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of ) Desmoulins, A. (1822). Baleine. Balaena. Mam. In: Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire naturelle. 2: 155-165. Paris: Rey et Gravier., available online at
page(s): 161 [details]   
Fordyce, E.; Perrin, W.F. (2024). World Cetacea Database. Eubalaena australis (Desmoulins, 1822). Accessed through: RAS (Eds.) (2024) Register of Antarctic Species at: on 2024-04-16
RAS (Eds.) (2024). Register of Antarctic Species. Eubalaena australis (Desmoulins, 1822). Accessed at: on 2024-04-16
1997-05-01 08:58:20Z
2007-07-16 21:05:52Z
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z

original description  (of ) Desmoulins, A. (1822). Baleine. Balaena. Mam. In: Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire naturelle. 2: 155-165. Paris: Rey et Gravier., available online at
page(s): 161 [details]   

basis of record 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 [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 Robineau, D. (1989). Les types de cétacés actuels du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle I. Balaenidae, Balaenopteridae, Kogiidae, Ziphiidae, Iniidae, Pontoporiidae. Bull. Mus. natn. Hist. nat., Paris, 4th ser., 11, section A, no. 1:271-289. [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. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source 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 [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 [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 [details]   

ecology source Looby, A.; Erbe, C.; Bravo, S.; Cox, K.; Davies, H. L.; Di Iorio, L.; Jézéquel, Y.; Juanes, F.; Martin, C. W.; Mooney, T. A.; Radford, C.; Reynolds, L. K.; Rice, A. N.; Riera, A.; Rountree, R.; Spriel, B.; Stanley, J.; Vela, S.; Parsons, M. J. G. (2023). Global inventory of species categorized by known underwater sonifery. <em>Scientific Data.</em> 10(1). (look up in IMIS), available online at [details]  OpenAccess publication 
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