Cetacea taxon details

Phocoenidae

136984  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:136984)

accepted
Family
Genus Neophocaena Palmer, 1899
Genus Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816
Genus Phocoenoides Andrews, 1911

Subfamily Phocoeninae Barnes, 1984 (nomen dubium)
Subfamily Phocoenoidinae Barnes, 1984 (nomen dubium)

Genus Acanthodelphis Gray, 1866 accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816 (synonym)
Genus Australophocaena Barnes, 1985 accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816 (synonym)
Genus Meomeris Gray, 1847 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (misspelling)
Genus Neomeris Gray, 1846 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (Preoccupied)
Genus Nomeris Hershkovitz, 1966 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (misspelling of Nomerus (Coues, 1890), which in turn is a misspelling of Neomeris, which is a syn of Neophocaena.)
Genus Nomerus Coues, 1890 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (misspelling)
Genus Phaoecana G. M. Allen, 1923 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (misspelling)
Genus Phocaena Lesson, 1827 accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816 (misspelling)
Genus Phocaenoides Winge, 1942 accepted as Phocoenoides Andrews, 1911 (synonym)
Genus Phocena Gray, 1821 accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816 (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Phocoenidae. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=136984 on 2018-08-15
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2005-03-29 08:12:19Z
changed
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
checked
2009-03-09 11:18:10Z
changed

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]   

additional source Jefferson, T.A.; Leatherwood, S.; Webber, M.A. (1993). Marine mammals of the world. FAO Species identification guide. FAO: Rome, Italy. ISBN 92-5-103292-0. VIII, 320 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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