Cetacea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonodontidae Gray, 1821 
AphiaID: 136983

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMammalia > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheria > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetartiodactyla > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetancodonta > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelugidae Gray, 1868 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBeluginae Flower, 1867 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapteridae Slijper, 1936 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterinae Gill, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorvallidae Burnett, 1830 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachynicidae Brookes, 1828 (synonym)
Source  basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornarhvalfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornarkvalfamilien  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvitvalar  [details]
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taxa (15)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterus Lacépède, 1804
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonodon Linnaeus, 1758

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgocetus Gloger, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterus Lacépède, 1804
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBeluga Rafinesque, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterus Lacépède, 1804
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratodon Brunnich, 1772 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonodon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratodontis Brisson, 1762 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonodon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinaptera Bowditch, 1821 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterus Lacépède, 1804
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinaster Gray, 1821 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterus Lacépède, 1804
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinopterus Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterus Lacépède, 1804
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphis Wagler, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinapterus Lacépède, 1804
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiodon Storr, 17,80 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonodon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarhvalus Fischer, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonodon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarwalus Lacépède, 1804 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonodon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarwhalus Duméril, 1806 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonodon Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTachynices Brookes, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonodon Linnaeus, 1758
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:136983
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2005-03-29 08:12:19Z  changed  Claus, Simon
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
2009-03-09 11:18:10Z  changed  Perrin, William
2009-03-11 12:36:54Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Monodontidae Gray, 1821. In: Perrin, W.F. (2014) World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: Perrin, W.F. (2014) World Cetacea Database at http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136983 on 2014-08-22