Cetacea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817) 
AphiaID: 254960

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 editorIniidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia geoffrensis
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia d'Orbigny, 1834
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus geoffrensis de Blainville, 1817
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinorhynchus geoffroyi Lesson, 1827 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus (Delphinorhynchus) geoffrensis de Blainville, 1817 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus (Delphinorhynchus) geoffroyi Desmarest, 1822 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus amazonicus Spix & Martius, 1831 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus frontatus G. Cuvier, 1823 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus geoffrensis de Blainville, 1817 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus geoffroyi Spix & Martius, 1831 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus geoffroyi Desmarest, 1822 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus inia Rapp, 1837 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus rostratus G. Cuvier, 1812 (synonym for part of Inia geoffrensis)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia amazonicus Pelzeln, 1883 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia geoffroyensis Austin, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia geoffroyi Bates, 1863 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia geoffroyii Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia humboldtiana Pilleri & Gihr, 1978 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia pallida Sanborn, 1949 (synonym)
Sources  original description Blainville, H. de (1817). In [Desmarest, A. G.] Nouveau dictionnaire d'histoire naturelle 9. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Aguaruna Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorapupu  [details]
Czech Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordefínovec amazonský  [details]
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editororinocodolfijn  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeoffroy's river dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbotoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmazon river dolphin  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editoriniaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordauphin à museau grêle  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmazonas-Delphin  [details]
Guarayu Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorinia  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorboutuChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboutoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboto-rosaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboto vermelhoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboto pretinhoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboto  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortonina de rioChecked: verified by a taxonomic editortonina de agua dulceChecked: verified by a taxonomic editortoninaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfansaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin rosadoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin llaneroChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin de rioChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin de agua dulceChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfín coloradoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin amazonicoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufeteChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufeoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboto  [details]
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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia geoffrensis boliviensis d'Orbigny, 1834
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia geoffrensis geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInia geoffrensis humboldtiana Pilleri & Gihr, 1977
Environment marine, fresh
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnisakis insignis (Diesing, 1851) (parasite)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarineBio.org 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (81 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (100 nucleotides; 80 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
Attributes Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpecies importance to society IUCN Red List » IUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) » Year Assessed 2011 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 255 » Unit cm » Type maximum » Dimension length » Stage adult » Gender male [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 225 » Unit cm » Type maximum » Dimension length » Stage adult » Gender female [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 207 » Unit kg » Type maximum » Dimension weight » Stage adult » Gender male [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBody size 153 » Unit kg » Type maximum » Dimension weight » Stage adult » Gender female [details]
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Mounted skin and skull, in Laboratoire d'Anatomie compareée (skull) and Zoothèque (skin) of Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (Paris), no.CGZ 4 (skin) and JAC 1870-274, CAC A 11477 (skull).  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Either in the Rio Negro or in the lower reaches of the Amazon and its tributaries in Brazil. [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution South America, in rivers and lakes in Amazon and Orinoco drainage basins [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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Amazon river dolphin (<i>Inia geoffrensis</i>)
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Amazon river dolphin (<i>Inia geoffrensis</i>)
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254960
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-12-22 19:25:59Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-08-20 11:25:36Z  checked  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2008). Inia geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817). In: Perrin, W.F. (2015) World Cetacea Database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254960 on 2016-12-09