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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatanistidae Gray, 1846 
AphiaID: 254965

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 editorPlatanistidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSusuidae Hershkovitz, 1966 (synonym for part of Platanistidae)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSusuoidea Gray, 1868 (synonym)
Source  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]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatanista Wagler, 1830

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatanistina Neave, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatanista Wagler, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSoosoo Hamilton, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatanista Wagler, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSousou F. Cuvier, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatanista Wagler, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSusa Wagler, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatanista Wagler, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSusu Lesson, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatanista Wagler, 1830
Environment fresh
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:254965
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2007-12-22 19:25:59Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  changed  Perrin, William
2009-03-09 12:44:44Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Platanistidae Gray, 1846. 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=254965 on 2014-11-24
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