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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella longirostris (Gray, 1828) 
AphiaID: 137109

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella longirostris (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella Gray, 1866
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymene alope Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymene microps Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymene stenorhynchus Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenia alope Gray, 1868 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenia longirostris Flower, 1884 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenia microps Gray, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenia roseiventris Flower, 1884 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenia stenorhynchus Gray, 1868 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus alope Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus longirostris Gray, 1828 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus microps Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus roseiventris Wagner, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus stenorhynchus Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFretidelphis roseiventris Iredale & Troughton, 1934 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProdelphinus alope Flower, 1885 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProdelphinus longirostris Flower, 1885 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProdelphinus microps Flower, 1885 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProdelphinus roseiventris Gervais in Van Beneden & Gervais, 1880 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella alope Fraser, 1950 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella microps Miller & Kellogg, 1955 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteno roseiventris Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Sources  original description Gray J.E. (1828). Original figures and short systematic descriptions of new and unfigured animals. Spicilegia Zoologica Part 1.
page(s): 1 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Afrikaans Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortoldolfyn  [details]
Cebuano Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorlumba lumba  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorlangsnuitdolfijn  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorwhitebelly spinnerChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorspinner porpoiseChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorspinner dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorspinnerChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsmall-headed dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorrolloverChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorred-bellied dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlong-snouted spinner dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlong-nosed dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlong-beaked dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGray's spinnerChecked: verified by a taxonomic editoreastern spinnerChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordwarf spinner dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentral American spinner  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordauphin longirostre  [details]
Indonesian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorlumba-lumba perut marahChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlumba-lumba peruh panjangChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlumba-lumba paruh panjang  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorhashinaga iruka  [details]
Korean Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorginburi-dolgorae  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorgolfinho rotador  [details]
Russian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorvertyashchiysya delfinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordlinnonosyi delfin  [details]
Southern Balochi Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortishuk  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortornillosChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfalso delfinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorestenela giradoraChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin volteadorChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfín tornillonChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfín giradorChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin de hocico largoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfín churumbeloChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorchurumbeles  [details]
Thai Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorplaloma kradodChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorplaloma huakhuadmalayu  [details]
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taxa (5)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella longirostris centroamericana Perrin, 1990
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella longirostris longirostris (Gray, 1828)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella longirostris orientalis Perrin, 1990
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella longirostris roseiventris (Perrin, Dolar & Robineau, 1999 Wagner, 1846)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenella longirostris kunitomoi Nishiwaki, 1957 (nomen nudum)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific Ocean [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakis typica (Diesing, 1860) (parasite)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (58 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (405 nucleotides; 124 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype According to Hershkovitz (1966), "Skull only, originally in the Joshua Brookes Museum, now in the Leiden Museum [Netherlands]." [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Unknown [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Oceanic tropical and subtropical zones in both hemispheres. Limits are near
40ºN and 40ºS. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 38)
Van Beneden & Gerv...
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 40)
Van Beneden & Gerv...
Stenella longirostris
Stenella longirostris
Spinner dolphins in the eastern tropical Pacific
Spinner dolphins in th...
Central American spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris centroamericana)
Central American spinn...
School of spinner dolphins (whitebelly form) in the eastern tropical Pacific
School of spinner dolp...
3 forms of spinner dolphin in the Pacific: Gray's (S. l. longirostris),top; eastern (S. l. orientalis), bottom; and intermediate whitebelly form, middle.
3 forms of spinner dol...
Gray's spinner dolphins (S. l. longirostris)
Gray's spinner dolphin...
Eastern spinner dolphins (S. l. orientalis) in the eastern tropical Pacific. Note forward-canted dorsal fin and ventral hump on adult male.
Eastern spinner dolphi...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137109
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
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). Stenella longirostris (Gray, 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=137109 on 2014-12-22
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