Cetacea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontoporia blainvillei (Gervais & d'Orbigny, 1844) 
AphiaID: 254964

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 editorPontoporiidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontoporia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontoporia blainvillei
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontoporia Gray, 1846
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus blainvillei Gervais & d'Orbigny, 1844 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontoporia (Stenodelphis) blainvillei Fraser, in Norman & Fraser, 1938 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontoporia blainvillii Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontoporia tenuirostris Malm, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStenodelphis blainvillei d'Orbigny & Gervais, 1847 (synonym)
Sources  original description Gervais, P. and A. d'Orbigny. (1844). Mammalogie. Bulletin de la Société Philomathique, Paris, April 27, 1844:38--40. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLa Plata dolfijn  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLa Plata River dolphinUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLa Plata dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfranciscana  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editordauphin de la Plata  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLa Plata-Delphin  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortoninhaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfranciscanaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcachimboChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboto amarelo  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortoninaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorfranciscanaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfinilloChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin del Plata  [details]
Environment marine, brackish
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Coast of South America [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarineBio.org 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (49 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (133 nucleotides; 81 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Dolphin of 1.3m captured near Montevideo, Uruguay by M. de Fréminville. Skull reported by Hershkovitz (1966)to be in Paris Museum but not found in review of Paris collection by Robineau (1989). Holotype may no longer exist. [details]

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

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category subpopulation Rio Grande do Sul/Uruguay franciscana : Vulnerable (VU) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Mouth of Rio de La Plata, near Montevideo, Uruguay. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat coastal and estuarine [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 29)
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Pontoporia blainvillei
Pontoporia blainvillei
Pontoporia blainvillei
Pontoporia blainvillei
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254964
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
2009-03-11 12:36:54Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Pontoporia blainvillei (Gervais & d'Orbigny, 1844). 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=254964 on 2014-12-27