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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissodelphis borealis (Peale, 1848) 
AphiaID: 254975

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 editorLissodelphis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissodelphis borealis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissodelphis Gloger, 1841
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterus borealis Peale, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClymenia (Electra) thicolea Flower, 1884 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterus borealis Peale, 1848 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectra thicolea Gray, 1868 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagenorhynchus thicolea Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLagenorhynchus thicolea breviceps (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissodelphis [peroni] borealis Hershkovitz, 1966 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissodelphis borealis albiventris Nishiwaki, 1972 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTursio borealis True, 1889 (synonym)
Sources  original description Peale, T. R. (1848). United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. VIII. Mammalia and ornithology. Cetacea:32--36.
page(s): 35, pl.8, fig.2 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorwhite bellied right whale dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsnake porpoiseChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorright-whale porpoiseChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPacific rightwhale porpoiseChecked: verified by a taxonomic editornorthern right whale dolphin  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordauphin à dos lisse boréalChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordauphin aptere boréal  [details]
Japanese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortougarashiChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsemi-irukaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorsao-irukaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorkiti demi iruka  [details]
Korean Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorgochu-dolgorae  [details]
Russian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsevernyi kitovidnyi delfinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbesperyi delfin  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordelfín-ballena norteñoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfín liso del norte  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissodelphis borealis albiventris Nishiwaki, 1972 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissodelphis borealis (Peale, 1848)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakis simplex C Nascetti, Paggi, Orecchia, Smith, Mattiucci & Bullini, 1986 (parasite)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarineBio.org 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (47 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (44 nucleotides; 33 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
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 ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype None preserved; name and description based on animal taken at sea. [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North Pacific: 46 degrees, 6 minutes, 50 seconds North latitude; 134 degrees, 5 minutes West longitude (10 degrees west of Astoria, Oregon, U.S.A.). [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat oceanic, cold and warm temperate [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Northern right whale dolphin
Northern right whale d...
Northern right whale dolphin (<i>Lissodelphis borealis</i>)
Northern right whale d...
Northern right whale dolphins (<i>Lissodelphis borealis</i>)
Northern right whale d...
Northern right whale dolphin (<i>Lissodelphis borealis</i>)
Northern right whale d...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254975
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-12-22 19:25:59Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2015). Lissodelphis borealis. In: Perrin, W.F. (2015) World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254975 on 2016-08-27
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