WoRMS taxon details

Cephalorhynchus commersonii (Lacépède, 1804)

254976  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254976)

accepted
Species
marine
de Lacépède, B. G. E. (1804). Histoire naturelle des cétacées. In Buffon, Histoire naturelle, vol. 37:317. [details]   
Note Straits of Magellan, Tierra del Fuego, Chile  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Straits of Magellan, Tierra del Fuego, Chile [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Cephalorhynchus commersonii (Lacépède, 1804). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254976 on 2018-04-25
Date
action
by
2007-12-22 19:25:59Z
created
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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original description de Lacépède, B. G. E. (1804). Histoire naturelle des cétacées. In Buffon, Histoire naturelle, vol. 37:317. [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Holotype None. Name based on animals seen and described by Commerson in a manuscript addressed to M. Georges Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon. [details]

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

Type locality Straits of Magellan, Tierra del Fuego, Chile [details]

From other sources
Habitat mostly coastal [details]
 

LanguageName 
English piebald dolphinCommerson's dolphin  [details]
French jacobitedauphin piedauphin de Commerson  [details]
Spanish tunina overatonina overa  [details]