WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagenorhynchus acutus (Gray, 1828)

137100  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137100)

accepted
Species
marine
Gray, J.E. (1828). Original figures and short systematic descriptions of new and unfigured animals. Spicilegia Zoologica. Part 1.
page(s): 2 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Unknown; determined as the Faroe Islands on...  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Unknown; determined as the Faroe Islands on the basis of the provenance of the subjective synonym eschrichtii Schlegel, by Gray (1846, Zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Erebus and Terror) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern East and West Atlantic Ocean  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern East and West Atlantic Ocean [details]
Perrin, W. (2008). Lagenorhynchus acutus (Gray, 1828). In: Perrin, W.F. (2017). World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137100 on 2017-12-17

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original description Gray, J.E. (1828). Original figures and short systematic descriptions of new and unfigured animals. Spicilegia Zoologica. Part 1.
page(s): 2 [details]   

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]   

additional source Carwardine, M., E. Hoyt, R. E. Fordyce and P. Gill. 1998. Whales, dolphins and porpoises. Time-Life Books. Nature Company Guides, USA. 288 p. [details]   

additional source Mead, J. G. and R. L. Brownell, Jr. (2005). Cetacea. Pages 723--743 in Wilson, D.E. & D.M. Reeder (eds). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed), Johns Hopkins University Press, 2,142 pp., available online at http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/ [details]   

additional source Rice, D. W. (1998). Marine mammals of the world. Systematics and distribution. Society for Marine Mammalogy Special Publication. 4., available online at http://www.marinemammalscience.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/MarineMammalsOfTheWorld.pdf [details]   

additional source Hershkovitz, P. (1966). Catalog of Living Whales. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. (246): 1-259., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.03629236.246 [details]   

additional source Jefferson, T. A., M. A. Webber and R. L. Pitman. (2008). Marine mammals of the world. Academic Press, Amsterdam. [details]   

additional source IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, available online at http://www.iucnredlist.org [details]   

additional source Perrin, W.F.; Würsig, B.; Thewissen, J.G.M. (2009). Encyclopedia of marine mammals. Second edition. Academic Press: London. ISBN 978-0-12-373553-9. xxix, 1316 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Sull originally in Brooke's Museum, London, and sold to the Leiden Zoological Museum, Netherlands. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Least Concern (LC) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Distinguishing characteristics: colour black with yellow and white patches on side and white belly. Dives without lifting tail. Blow not readily visible. Curved dorsal fin. Small beak. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Unknown; determined as the Faroe Islands on the basis of the provenance of the subjective synonym eschrichtii Schlegel, by Gray (1846, Zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Erebus and Terror) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet various fish, squid, and some crustaceans [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: male 7-9' (2.2-2.7 m), female 6-9' (1.9-2.7 m), at birth 3 1/2' (1.1 m) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Northern East and West Atlantic Ocean [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat inshore to mainly offshore [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat cold temperate to subpolar, mostly in deep water [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Calving: June to July; Weaning: 1.5 years [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorkvaessingChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHvidskjaevings-SpringerenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvidskævingChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorhvidskaering  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorwitzijdolfijnChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorwitzijdedolfijnUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwitflankdolfijn  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorskunk porpoiseChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorjumperChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEschricht's dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic white-sided dolphin  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordauphin à flancs blancs de l' Atlantique  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWeißseitendelfinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpringerChecked: verified by a taxonomic editornordischer DolphinUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornordischer Delfin  [details]
Icelandic Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorleiftur  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlagenorinco acuto  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlanto baltašonis delfinasUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoratlantinis baltašonis delfinas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΛαγηνόρυγχος του Ατλαντικού  [details]
Norwegian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorspringhvalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorhvitskjeringChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorhvidskjaevingen  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkvitskjeving  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkvitskjeving  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordelfin białoboki  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorатлантический белобокий дельфинChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorostrorylyi delfinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbelobokyi delfin  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantski pisani delfin  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfín de flancos blancos del AtlánticoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfín de flancos blancosUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordelfín atlántico de flancos blancos  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvitsiding  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantik beyaz yanlı yunusu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorДельфін атлантичний білобокийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorАтлантичний білобокий дельфін  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordolffin ystlyswyn  [details]