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Berardius minimus  Yamada, Kitamura and Matsuishi in Yamada, Kitamura, Abe, Tajima, Matsuda, Mead and Matsuishi, 2019
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1116957

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Kurotsuchikujira
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderCetacea Brisson, 1762 – baleines, cétacés, dauphins, mammfères marins, marsouins, baleia, cetáceo, golfinho, cetaceans, whales, dolphins, marine mammals, porpoises  
                                  SuborderOdontoceti Flower, 1867 – toothed whales  
                                     FamilyHyperoodontidae Gray, 1846 – beaked whales  
                                        GenusBerardius Duvernoy, 1851 – giant bottle-nosed whales, giant beaked whales  
                                           SpeciesBerardius minimus Yamada, Kitamura and Matsuishi in Yamada, Kitamura, Abe, Tajima, Matsuda, Mead and Matsuishi, 2019 – Kurotsuchikujira  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Yamada, Tadasu K., Shino Kitamura, Syuiti Abe, Yuko Tajima, Ayaka Matsuda, James G. Mead, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2019   
  Article/Chapter Title: Description of a new species of beaked whale (Berardius) found in the North Pacific   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Nature: Scientific Reports, vol. 9   
  Page(s): 12723   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 2045-2322   
  Notes: doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-46703-w   
  Reference for: original description, Kurotsuchikujira   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  






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