WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipotes vexillifer Miller, 1918

254962

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254962

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Miller, G. S., Jr. (1918). A new river dolphin from China. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 68(9):1--12, 13 pl. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Tungting Lake, Hunan, China  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Tungting Lake, Hunan, China [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Tungting Lake, Hunan, China  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Tungting Lake, Hunan, China [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution East Asia, in Yangtze River and lakes  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution East Asia, in Yangtze River and lakes [details]
Perrin, W. (2008). Lipotes vexillifer Miller, 1918. 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=254962 on 2017-11-18

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original description Miller, G. S., Jr. (1918). A new river dolphin from China. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 68(9):1--12, 13 pl. [details]   

basis of record 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 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 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 Brownell, R. L., Jr. and E. S. Herald. (1972). Lipotes vexillifer. Mammalian Species 10:1--4. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Male, skull and cervical vertebrae in U.S. National Museum of Nataural History, Washington DC, U.S.A., no. 218293, colllected Feb. 18, 1916, by Charles M. Hoy. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct) (CR (PE)) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Tungting Lake, Hunan, China [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution East Asia, in Yangtze River and lakes [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorExtinction possibly extinct [details]
 

LanguageName 
Chinese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpei chiChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorchihChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbai ji  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYangtze river dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorwhite flag dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorChinese river dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorChinese lake dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbaiji  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordauphin fluviatile de ChineChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordauphin du Yang-TseChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordauphin d'eau douce de Chine  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChinesische Flussdelphin  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYousuko-kawa-iruka  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorgolfinho chinês  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorplatanista del Yangtze  [details]