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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeophocaena Palmer, 1899 
AphiaID: 254984

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 editorPhocoenidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeophocaena (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhocoenidae
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeomeris Gray, 1847 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomeris Gray, 1846 (Preoccupied)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomeris Hershkovitz, 1966 (misspelling of Nomerus (Coues, 1890), which in turn is a misspelling of Neomeris, which is a syn of Neophocaena.)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomerus Coues, 1890 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaoecana G. M. Allen, 1923 (misspelling)
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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeophocaena asiaeorientalis Pilleri & Gihr, 1972
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeophocaena phocaenoides (Cuvier, 1829)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeophocaena phocoenoides Robineau, 1990 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeophocaena phocaenoides (Cuvier, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeophocaena sunameri Pilleri & Gihr, 1975 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeophocaena asiaeorientalis sunameri Pilleri & Gihr, 1975
Environment marine, brackish, 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:254984
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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
2009-03-11 12:36:54Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Neophocaena Palmer, 1899. 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=254984 on 2014-12-25
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