WoRMS taxon details

Phocoena spinipinnis (Burmeister, 1865)

343898  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:343898)

accepted
Species
marine
Burmeister, H. (1865). Description of a new species of porpoise in the Museum of Buenos Ayres. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 16:132--134. [details]   
Note Mouth of La Plata River, Buenos Aires, Argentina.  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Mouth of La Plata River, Buenos Aires, Argentina. [details]
Distribution South America, from Brazil to Peru  
Distribution South America, from Brazil to Peru [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Phocoena spinipinnis (Burmeister, 1865). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=343898 on 2018-09-24
Date
action
by
2008-04-11 11:37:23Z
created
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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original description Burmeister, H. (1865). Description of a new species of porpoise in the Museum of Buenos Ayres. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 16:132--134. [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (ed). (2008). UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (URMO). , available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/urmo/ [details]   

additional source 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.; W├╝rsig, 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 Brownell, R. L., Jr. and R. Praderi. (1984). Phocoena spinipinnis. Mammalian Species 217:1--4. [details]   

additional source Loughlin, T. R. and M. A. Perez. (1985). Mesoplodon stejnegeri. Mammalian Species 250:1--6. [details]   

additional source Nagorsen, D. (1985). Kogia simus. Mammalian Species 239:1--6. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Holotype Skull and mounted skin in Buenos Aires Museum, captured alive by fishermen. [details]

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

Type locality Mouth of La Plata River, Buenos Aires, Argentina. [details]

From other sources
Distribution South America, from Brazil to Peru [details]

Habitat coastal [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Burmeister's porpoiseblack porpoise  [details]
French marsouin de Burmeister  [details]
Portuguese marsopa espinhosaboto de dorsal espinhosa  [details]
Spanish tonina espinosamarsopa espinosamarsopa de Burmeisterchancho marinochanchillo  [details]