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Megaptera novaeangliae (Megaptera boops)

Megaptera novaeangliae

Additional Functions

Grouping

Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Stamm: Chordata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Vertebrata  ⇒ Infrastamm: Gnathostomata  ⇒ Superklasse: Tetrapoda  ⇒ Klasse: Mammalia  ⇒ Unterklasse: Theriiformes  ⇒ Infraklasse: Holotheria  ⇒ Superlegion: Trechnotheria  ⇒ Legion: Cladotheria  ⇒ Sublegion: Zatheria  ⇒ Infralegion: Tribosphenida  ⇒ Superkohorte: Theria  ⇒ Unterklasse: Eutheria  ⇒ Überordnung: Laurasiatheria  ⇒ ohne Rang: Cetartiodactyla  ⇒ Ordnung: Cetacea  ⇒ Unterordnung: Mysticeti  ⇒ Infraordnung: Chaeomysticeti  ⇒ Klade: Plicogulae  ⇒ Überfamilie: Balaenopteroidea  ⇒ Familie: Balaenopteridae  ⇒ Gattung: Megaptera

Taxo­nomic seg­ment

Art

This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Brisson, 1762

Other languages

scientific

Megaptera novaeangliae

Alternative Name

scientific

Balaena allamack

Gray, 1846
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Balaena atlanticus

Hurdis, 1897
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Balaena lalandii

Fischer, 1829
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Balaena longimana

Rudolphi, 1832
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1846. On the cetaceous animals. The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus and Terror, under the command of Capt. Sir J. C. Ross, R. N., F. R. S., during the years 1839 to 1843 1 & 2:1-53

scientific

Balaena longipinna

Gray, 1846
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1846. On the British Cetacea. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 17:82-85

scientific

Balaena nodosa

Bonnaterre, 1789
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1846. On the cetaceous animals. The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus and Terror, under the command of Capt. Sir J. C. Ross, R. N., F. R. S., during the years 1839 to 1843 1 & 2:1-53

scientific

Balaenoptera antarctica

Temminck, 1841
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1866. Catalogue of Seals and Whales in the British Museum

scientific

Balaenoptera astrolabae

Pucheran, 1853
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Balaenoptera capensis

Smith, 1835
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Balaenoptera leucopteron

Lesson, 1842
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Balaenoptera syncondylus

Muller, 1863
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Kyphobalaena keporkak

Van Beneden, 1868
Ref.: P. J. Van Beneden. 1868. Les squelettes des cetaces et les musees qui les renferment. Bulletins de L'academie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-Arts de Belgique 25:88-125

scientific

Megaptera americana

Gray, 1846
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1846. On the cetaceous animals. The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus and Terror, under the command of Capt. Sir J. C. Ross, R. N., F. R. S., during the years 1839 to 1843 1 & 2:1-53

scientific

Megaptera antarctica

Temminck, 1841
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1866. Catalogue of Seals and Whales in the British Museum

scientific

Megaptera bellicosa

Cope, 1871
Ref.: E. D. Cope. 1871. On Megaptera bellicosa. Proceedings of the American Philosphical Society 12(86):103-108

scientific

Megaptera boops

Fabricius, 1780
Ref.: P. J. Van Beneden and P. Gervais. 1880. Ostéographie des cétacés vivants et fossiles, comprenant la description et l'iconographie du squelette et du système dentaire de ces animaux; ainsi que des documents relatifs à leur histoire naturelle

scientific

Megaptera braziliensis

Cope, 1867
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Megaptera burmeisteri

Gray, 1866
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1866. Catalogue of Seals and Whales in the British Museum

scientific

Megaptera gigas

Cope, 1865
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Megaptera indica

Gervais, 1883
Ref.: P. J. Clapham and J. G. Mead. 1999. Megaptera novaeangliae. Mammalian Species 604:1-9

scientific

Megaptera kusira

Gray, 1850
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1850. Catalogue of the Mammalia in the collection of the British Museum, with descriptions of all the species and figures of the genera. Part I. Cetacea

scientific

Megaptera kuzira

Gray, 1850
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1850. Catalogue of the Mammalia in the collection of the British Museum, with descriptions of all the species and figures of the genera. Part I. Cetacea

scientific

Megaptera lalandii

Gray, 1864
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1864. On the Cetacea which have been observed in the seas surrounding the British Islands. Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London 1864:195-248

scientific

Megaptera longimana

Rudolphi, 1832
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1846. On the cetaceous animals. The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus and Terror, under the command of Capt. Sir J. C. Ross, R. N., F. R. S., during the years 1839 to 1843 1 & 2:1-53

scientific

Megaptera longipinna

Gray, 1846
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1846. On the British Cetacea. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 17:82-85

scientific

Megaptera nodosa

Bonnaterre, 1789
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1846. On the cetaceous animals. The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus and Terror, under the command of Capt. Sir J. C. Ross, R. N., F. R. S., during the years 1839 to 1843 1 & 2:1-53

scientific

Megaptera nodosa bellicosa

Cope, 1871
Ref.: E. D. Cope. 1871. On Megaptera bellicosa. Proceedings of the American Philosphical Society 12(86):103-108

scientific

Megaptera nodosa novaezelandiae

Gray, 1864
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1864. On the Cetacea which have been observed in the seas surrounding the British Islands. Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London 1864:195-248

scientific

Megaptera nodosa osphyia

Cope, 1865
Ref.: E. D. Cope. 1865. Note on a species of hunchback whale. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 17(4):178-181

scientific

Megaptera novaezealandiae

Gray, 1864
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1864. On the Cetacea which have been observed in the seas surrounding the British Islands. Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London 1864:195-248

scientific

Megaptera novaezelandiae

Gray, 1864
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1864. On the Cetacea which have been observed in the seas surrounding the British Islands. Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London 1864:195-248

scientific

Megaptera osphyia

Cope, 1865
Ref.: E. D. Cope. 1865. Note on a species of hunchback whale. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 17(4):178-181

scientific

Megaptera poeskop

Gray, 1846
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1846. On the cetaceous animals. The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus and Terror, under the command of Capt. Sir J. C. Ross, R. N., F. R. S., during the years 1839 to 1843 1 & 2:1-53

scientific

Megaptera versabilis

Cope, 1869
Ref.: E. D. Cope. 1869. Megaptera versabilis, in Scammon. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 22:15-16

scientific

Physalus antarcticus

Temminck, 1841
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1866. Catalogue of Seals and Whales in the British Museum

scientific

Poescopia lalandii

Gray, 1866
Ref.: J. E. Gray. 1866. Catalogue of Seals and Whales in the British Museum

scientific

Rorqualus antarcticus

Cuvier, 1836
Ref.: F. Cuvier. 1836. De l'istoire Naturelle des Cetaces

Recombined

scientific

Balaena novaeangliae

Brisson, 1762
Ref.: M. J. Brisson. 1762. Regnum Animale in classes IX distributum, sive synopsis methodica, Ed. 2

Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

Start age: 0.781 Ma - End age: 0 Ma
Phanerozoic
(Phanerozoikum)
Cenozoic
(Känozoikum)
Quaternary
(Quartär)
Holocene
(Holozän)
Pleistocene
(Pleistozän)
Meghalayan
(Meghalayan)
Northgrippian
(Nordgrippian)
Greenlandian
(Greenlandian)
Upper Pleistocene
(Oberes Pleistozän)
Ionian
(Mittleres Pleistozän)
0
0.0042
0.0042
0.0082
0.0082
0.0117
0.0117
0.126
0.126
0.781

Additional data by PBDB, License: CC BY

Motility: actively mobile
Environment: marine
Diet:

suspension feeder

Compositon of the remains:

Hydroxyapatite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 4)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • F. G. Marx, 2015 - Baleen boom and bust: a synthesis of mysticete phylogeny, diversity and disparity - Royal Society Open Science (2), 14043- (journal article, English)
  • J. G. Mead, 2005 - Order Cetacea - Mammalian Species of the World (), 723-743 (book/book chapter, English)
  • P. J. Clapham, 1999 - Megaptera novaeangliae - Mammalian Species (604), 1-9 (journal article, English)
  • P. Hershkovitz, 1966 - Catalog of Living Whales - United States National Museum Bulletin (246), 1-259 (journal article, English)
  • P. J. Van Beneden, 1880 - - Ostéographie des cétacés vivants et fossiles, comprenant la description et l'iconographie du squelette et du système dentaire de ces animaux; ainsi que des documents relatifs à leur histoire naturelle (), 1-634 (book/book chapter, French)
  • E. D. Cope, 1871 - On Megaptera bellicosa - Proceedings of the American Philosphical Society (12), 103-108 (journal article, English)
  • E. D. Cope, 1869 - [Megaptera versabilis], in Scammon - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (22), 15-16 (journal article, English)
  • P. J. Van Beneden, 1868 - Les squelettes des cetaces et les musees qui les renferment - Bulletins de L'academie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-Arts de Belgique (25), 88-125 (journal article, English)
  • J. E. Gray, 1866 - - Catalogue of Seals and Whales in the British Museum (), 1-402 (book, English)
  • E. D. Cope, 1865 - Note on a species of hunchback whale - Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (17), 178-181 (journal article, English)
  • J. E. Gray, 1864 - On the Cetacea which have been observed in the seas surrounding the British Islands - Proceedings of the Scientific Meetings of the Zoological Society of London (1864), 195-248 (journal article, English)
  • J. E. Gray, 1850 - - Catalogue of the Mammalia in the collection of the British Museum, with descriptions of all the species and figures of the genera. Part I. Cetacea (), 1-153 (book, English)
  • J. E. Gray, 1846 - On the British Cetacea - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (17), 82-85 (journal article, English)
  • J. E. Gray, 1846 - On the cetaceous animals - The zoology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus and Terror, under the command of Capt. Sir J. C. Ross, R. N., F. R. S., during the years 1839 to 1843 (1 & 2), 1-53 (book/book chapter, English)
  • F. Cuvier, 1836 - - De l'istoire Naturelle des Cetaces (), 1-416 (book/book chapter, English)
  • M. J. Brisson, 1762 - - Regnum Animale in classes IX distributum, sive synopsis methodica, Ed. 2 (), - (book, other)