Cetacea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia fluviatilis (Gervais & Deville in Gervais, 1853) 
AphiaID: 254982

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 editorSotalia
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia (Gray, 1866)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus fluviatilis Gervais & Deville in Gervais, 1853 (basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus pallidus Gervais, 1855 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphinus tuchuschi Van Beneden & Gervais, 1880 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia fluviatilis fluviatilis Rice, 1998 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia pallida Van Beneden & Gervais, 1880 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia tucuxi Flower, 1884 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia tucuxi fluviatilis Trouessart, 1904 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia tucuxi pallidus Trouessart, 1904 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteno (Sotalia) brasiliensis Trouessart, 1898
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteno (Sotalia) tucuxi Trouessart, 1898
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteno brasiliensis Trouessart, 1898 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteno fluviatilis Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteno pallidus Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteno tucaxi Van Beneden & Gervais, 1880 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteno tucuxi Gray, 1856 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteno tucuxi Trouessart, 1898 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Mead, J. G. and R. L. Brownell, Jr. (2005). Cetacea. Pages 723--743 in Wilson, D.E. & D.M. Reeder (eds). Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed), Johns Hopkins University Press, 2,142 pp., available online at http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/ [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmazonedolfijn  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortucuxiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgray river dolphinUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgray dolphinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrazilian dolphin  [details]
French Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsotalia  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufo pretoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboto pretoChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboto cinza  [details]
Spanish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsopionChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin del AmazonasChecked: verified by a taxonomic editordelfin de rioChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorcuchuskaChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufonChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufo negroChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufeteChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufeo negroChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufeo loquilloChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufeo grisChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbufeo blanco  [details]
Tupi languages Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortucuxi  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia fluviatilis fluviatilis Rice, 1998 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia fluviatilis (Gervais & Deville in Gervais, 1853)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia fluviatilis guianensis (Van Beneden, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSotalia guianensis (Van Beneden, 1864)
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Brazil
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmazon River [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (29 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (69 nucleotides; 43 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 editorHabitat In freshwater in Amazon and Orinoco drainage basins. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Skin and anterior portion of skull in Paris Museum according to Hershkovitz (1966), but no mention of species in review of Paris holotypes by Robineau (1989). Lost? [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Van Beneden & Gervais (1880, pl. 41)
Van Beneden & Gerv...
Tuxuxis (Sotalia fluviatilis
Tuxuxis (Sotalia fluvi...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254982
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
2009-04-09 15:27:12Z  changed  Perrin, William
2011-09-29 20:40:12Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Sotalia fluviatilis (Gervais & Deville in Gervais, 1853). 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=254982 on 2014-09-23