Contributions to Zoology, 69 (3) (2000)Cornelis J. Hazevoet; Frederick W. Wenzel: Whales and dolphins (Mammalia, Cetacea) of the Cape Verde Islands, with special reference to the Humpback Whale Megaptera novaeangliae (Borowski, 1781)
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Cetacea recorded in the Cape Verde region (14º00‘N-18º00‘N, 22º00‘W-26º00‘W). Only taxa the occurrence of which is supported by substantial evidence (specimen, photograph, conclusive description) are included. Sources: 1 – Townsend (1935); 2 – Cadenat (1959); 3 – Lagendijk (1984); 4 – Haase (1987); 5 – Perrin et al. (1987); 6 – Reiner et al. (1996); 7 – Hazevoet & Wenzel (this paper). Museum acronyms: MBL – Museu e Laboratório Zoológico e Antropológica (Museu Bocage), Lisboa, Portugal; MNHN – Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Paris, France; ZMA – Zoölogisch Museum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Taxon

Source

Specimen

Balaenoptera musculus

6

Balaenoptera cf. borealis

7

Balaenoptera edeni

7

Megaptera novaeangliae

1, 6, 7

Physeter macrocephalus

1, 6, 7

Ziphius cavirostris

4

Peponocephala electra

6

MBL 22.175

Orcinus orca

7

Grampus griseus

6, 7

Globicephala melas

3, 7

Globicephala macrorhynchus

3, 6, 7

Steno bredanensis

7

Delphinus delphis/capensis

3, 6, 7

Tursiops truncatus

3, 6, 7

Stenella attenuata

2, 5, 7

ZMA 22.962

Stenella frontalis

3, 5, 6, 7

MNHN A-3034, A-3035

Stenella coeruleoalba

7

Stenella longirostris

6, 7