Taxon profile


Eden's Whale
Balaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1878

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Balaenopteridae - finner whales »  genus Balaenoptera

Scientific synonyms

Balaenoptera brydei Olsen, 1913

Other names

= Bryde's Whale

Least Concern LC


Balaenoptera edeni - Eden's Whale

Author: Hana Motyčková

Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Cetitrema foliiforme A.S. Skrjabin, 1970

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [2476]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Balaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1879]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [ec4289c4-6784-4b67-900f-899a43f39eae]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Balaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1878]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Balaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1879]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Balaenoptera edeni Anderson, 1878]

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