Cetacea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella brevirostris (Owen in Gray, 1866) 
AphiaID: 148732

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 > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella Gray, 1866
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrca (Orcaella) brevirostris Owen in Gray, 1866 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella brevirostris brevirostris Ellerman & Morrison-Scott, 1951 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella brevirostris fluminalis Ellerman & Morrison-Scott, 1951 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella fluminalis Gray, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcella brevirostris Anderson, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcella fluminalis Anderson, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhocaena (Orca) brevirostris Owen, 1866 (synonym)
Sources  original description Gray J.E. (1866). Catalogue of seals and whales in the British Museum. Trustees of the British Museum, London.
page(s): 285 [details]

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Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrrawaddydolfijn  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsnubfin dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlarger Indian porpoiseChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrrawaddy dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrawadi dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordolphin of the Irawadi  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editororcelle  [details]
Indonesian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorpesutChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlumba-lumba MahakamChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorlumba-lumba air tawar Irawadi  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfín del Irrawaddy  [details]
Thai Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorplaloma irawadiChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorplaloma huabadkhriblang  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrravady yunusu  [details]
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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella brevirostris brevirostris Ellerman & Morrison-Scott, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella brevirostris (Owen in Gray, 1866)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella brevirostris fluminalis Ellerman & Morrison-Scott, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrcaella brevirostris (Owen in Gray, 1866)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCentral Indo-Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (35 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (54 nucleotides; 53 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Skull in British Museum (Natural History), London; no. 1454a, collected by Sir Walter Elliot. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Vulnerable (VU) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Harbor of Vizagapatam, Madras, Bay of Bengal, India. [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat in coastal, brackish and fresh waters, tropical and subtropical [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 49)
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Orcaella brevirostris
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Irrawaddy dolphin in the Philippines
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:148732
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-03-29 08:12:19Z  created  Claus, Simon
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). Orcaella brevirostris (Owen in Gray, 1866). 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=148732 on 2014-04-20