Synonym summary of Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758
Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758 Accepted name (Catalogue of Life Status)
Status senior synonym, original combination
ICZN valid name Yes
Status ref. Tan, J.M.L., 1995
Comment This name is still in use (Ref. 1394). Valid name in Ref. 1522.
Etymology of Generic name
Etymology of specific name
Entered by : Sorongon-Yap, Patricia on 02.15.06
Modified by : Pan-Saniano, Marianne on 10.26.11
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