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Berardius bairdii

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Ziphiidae

Taxonomy
Berardius bairdii was named by Stejneger (1883). It is extant. Its type specimen is USNM 20992, a skull. Its type locality is Stare Gavan, which is in a Holocene coastal horizon in the Russian Federation.

It was corrected as Berardius bairdi by Trouessart (1904), Scheffer and Rice (1963), Hershkovitz (1966) and Moore (1968).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Berardius bairdii Stejneger
1904Berardius bairdi Trouessart p. 779
1963Berardius bairdi Scheffer and Rice p. 8
1966Berardius bairdi Hershkovitz p. 124
1968Berardius bairdi Moore p. 276
1977Berardius bairdii Barnes p. 323 figs. Table 1
1991Berardius bairdii Vidal p. 5
2005Berardius bairdii Mead and Brownell p. 739
2008Berardius bairdii Agnarsson and May-Collado p. 981 figs. Fig. 5
2016Berardius bairdii Ramassamy p. 398 figs. Figure 17

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Cetacea()
Pelagiceti
Neoceti
Odontoceti()
Synrhina
familyZiphiidae
subfamilyBerardiinae()
genusBerardius
speciesbairdiiStejneger 1883

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available