WoRMS taxon details

Inia geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817)

254960  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254960)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Blainville, H. de (1817). In [Desmarest, A. G.] Nouveau dictionnaire d'histoire naturelle 9. [details]   
Note Either in the Rio Negro or in the lower...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Either in the Rio Negro or in the lower reaches of the Amazon and its tributaries in Brazil. [details]
Distribution South America, in rivers and lakes in Amazon and Orinoco drainage basins  
Distribution South America, in rivers and lakes in Amazon and Orinoco drainage basins [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Inia geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254960 on 2018-05-20
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2007-12-22 19:25:59Z
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2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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original description Blainville, H. de (1817). In [Desmarest, A. G.] Nouveau dictionnaire d'histoire naturelle 9. [details]   

basis of record Mead, J. G.; Brownell, R. L. Jr. (2005). Cetacea. 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. 723--743., 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 Robineau, D. (1989). Les types de cétacés actuels du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle I. Balaenidae, Balaenopteridae, Kogiidae, Ziphiidae, Iniidae, Pontoporiidae. Bull. Mus. natn. Hist. nat., Paris, 4th ser., 11, section A, no. 1:271-289. [details]   

additional source Best, R. C. and V. M. F. da Silva. (1993). Inia geoffrensis. Mammalian Species 426:1--8. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Holotype Mounted skin and skull, in Laboratoire d'Anatomie compareée (skull) and Zoothèque (skin) of Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (Paris), no.CGZ 4 (skin) and JAC 1870-274, CAC A 11477 (skull).  [details]

IUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]

Type locality Either in the Rio Negro or in the lower reaches of the Amazon and its tributaries in Brazil. [details]

From other sources
Distribution South America, in rivers and lakes in Amazon and Orinoco drainage basins [details]
 

LanguageName 
Aguaruna apupu  [details]
Czech defínovec amazonský  [details]
Dutch orinocodolfijn  [details]
English Geoffroy's river dolphinbotoAmazon river dolphin  [details]
French iniadauphin à museau grêle  [details]
German Amazonas-Delphin  [details]
Guarayu inia  [details]
Portuguese boutuboutoboto-rosaboto vermelhoboto pretinhoboto  [details]
Spanish tonina de riotonina de agua dulcetoninafansadelfin rosadodelfin llanerodelfin de riodelfin de agua dulcedelfín coloradodelfin amazonicobufetebufeoboto  [details]