Taxon profile


Pygmy Sperm Whale
Kogia breviceps (de Blainville, 1838)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Physeteridae »  genus Kogia

Scientific synonyms

Physeter breviceps Blainville, 1838
Kogia floweri (Gill, 1871)
Euphysetes grayii Wall, 1851
Euphysetes macleayii Krefft, 1866

Other names

= Kogia

Data Deficient

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [11047]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Kogia breviceps (Blainville, 1838)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Australian Faunal Directory [465659ca-6d28-48a3-910d-ea8f5c58da72]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Kogia breviceps (Blainville, 1838)]
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 Kogia breviceps Blainville, 1838]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Kogia breviceps (de Blainville, 1838)]

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