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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala Lesson, 1828 
AphiaID: 137017

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMammalia (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetartiodactyla (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetancodonta (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetacea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinidae Gray, 1821
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetus Wagler, 1830 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephalus Lesson, 1828 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobiceps Flower, 1884 (preoccupied)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobiocephala Gibson Hill, 1950 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobiocephalus Gray, 1846 (synonym )
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerocephalus Gray, 1864 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpilot whales  [details]
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taxa (22)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas (Traill, 1809)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas edwardii A. Smith, 1834
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas melas (Traill, 1809)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas leucosagmaphora Tomilin, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas (Traill, 1809)
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas scammonii Tomilin, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala brachycephala Cadenat, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala chinensis Gray, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala indica Blyth, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala leucosagmaphora Rayner, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas (Traill, 1809)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhyncha Fraser, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala mela Morice, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melaena (Traill, 1809) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas (Traill, 1809)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melaena Thomas, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas (Traill, 1809)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melaena edwardi Davies, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas edwardii A. Smith, 1834
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melaena melaena Sergeant, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas melas (Traill, 1809)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala meloena Paulus, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala melas (Traill, 1809)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala scammoni Sowerby, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala scammonii Kuroda, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala scamonii Nishiwaki, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala sieboldii Gray, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala ventricosa Lacépède, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobicephala macrorhynchus Gray, 1846
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137017
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Globicephala Lesson, 1828. In: Perrin, W.F. (2014) World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137017 on 2014-07-22
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