Physeteridae


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Related to Physeteridae: Platanistidae, Kogia, Ziphiidae
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Noun1.Physeteridae - sperm whales
mammal family - a family of mammals
Odontoceti, suborder Odontoceti - toothed whales: dolphins; porpoises; sperm whales; beaked whales
genus Physeter, Physeter - type genus of the Physeteridae
genus Kogia, Kogia - pygmy sperm whales
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Diversidad y distribucion de los cetaceos de Costa Rica (Cetacea:Delphinidae, Physeteridae, Ziphiidae y Balaenopteridae).
(2013): Nuevos restos de Scaldicetus (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Physeteridae) del Mioceno superior, sector occidental de la Cuenca del Guadalquivir (sur de Espana).
(2014) reviewed the results of these expeditions as well as other sources of information and confirmed the presence of 12 species belonging to five marine mammal families (Balaenopteridae, Physeteridae, Ziphiidae, Delphinidae and Phocidae) within the area of Easter and Salas y Gomez islands.
Off California, DGN interactions with nontarget species of concern (e.g., marine mammals, Physeteridae, and sea turtles, Dermochelyidae) have spurred numerous restrictions that have directly affected local fishermen through time and area closures (including the ~200,000 [nmi.sup.2] Pacific Leatherback Closure Area (PLCA)) and mandated gear and operational modifications (Hanan et ah, 1993; Carretta et ah, 2003; PFMC, 2011; Benson et al.
En anos recientes se han dado a conocer nuevos hallazgos de Odontoceti procedentes de dos localidades de Costa Rica, donde se han descrito restos de Squalodon un Squalodontidae del Mioceno Medio de la Formacion Rio Banano (Laurito et al., 2011) y los generos Eurhinodelphis, Goniodelphis, Hadrodelphis y Orycterocetus de las correspondientes familias Eurhinodelphinidae, Iniidae, Kentriodontidae y Physeteridae, todos procedentes del Mioceno Superior de la Formacion Curre (Valerio & Laurito, 2011).
Of the 30 species, 29 belong to the Order Cetartiodactyla, are placed within the two Suborders Mysticeti and Odontoceti, and come under the six Families of Balaenopteridae, Physeteridae, Kogiidae, Ziphiidae, Delphinidae, and Phocoenidae [1].
Fischer [von Waldheim], 1814) Ozotoceros bezoarticus Leucism 1 Brazil (Linnaeus, 1758) Delphinidae Sotalia guianensis (van Undetermined 1 Brazil Beneden, 1864) Stenella attenuata Undetermined 1 Panama graffmani (Lonnberg, 1934) Physeteridae Physeter macrocephalus Undetermined 1 Peru Linnaeus, 1758 Tayassuidae Pecari tajacu1 (Linnaeus, Leucism 1 Brazil 1758) Carnivora Mustelidae Eira barbara (Linnaeus, Leucism 6 Brazil 1758) Otariidae Arctocephalus australis Piebaldism 1 Uruguay (Zimmermann, 1783) Otaria flavescens (Shaw, Leucism 1 Chile 1800) Albinism 1 Argentina Chiroptera Mollossidae Eumops glaucinus (Wagner, Albinism 1 Brazil 1843) Nyctinomops laticaudatus Piebaldism 5 Brazil (E.
Cuvier Delfin de dientes rugosos in Lesson, 1828) 500 Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, Delfin pico de botella 1821) Phocoenidae 501 Phocoena spinipinnis Marsopa espinosa, chancho marino Burmeister, 1865 Physeteridae 502 Kogia breviceps (Blainvule, Cachalote de cabeza pequena 1838) 503 Kogia sima (Owen, 1866) Cachalote enano 504 Physeter catodon Linnaeus, Cachalote 1758 Iniidae 505 Inia geoffrensis (Blainville, Bufeo colorado 1817) Ziphiidae 506 Mesoplodon grayi Von Haast, Ballena de pico de Gray 1876 507 Mesoplodon peruvianus Reyes, Ballena de pico peruana Mead, y Van 507 Waerebeek, 1991 508 Ziphius cavirostris G.
Sin embargo, este metodo no fue aplicable para las muestras de la familia Ziphiidae y Physeteridae, asi como en las especies del genero Globicephala sp.