Cetacea taxon details

Sotalia fluviatilis (Gervais & Deville in Gervais, 1853)

marine, fresh, terrestrial
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Sotalia fluviatilis (Gervais & Deville in Gervais, 1853). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254982 on 2018-04-25
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2007-12-22 19:25:59Z
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2008-08-20 11:25:36Z
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2009-04-09 15:27:12Z
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2011-09-29 20:40:12Z
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basis of record Mead, J. G.; Brownell, R. L. Jr. (2005). Cetacea. 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. 723--743., available online at http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/ [details]   

additional source Rice, D. W. (1998). Marine mammals of the world. Systematics and distribution. Society for Marine Mammalogy Special Publication. 4., available online at http://www.marinemammalscience.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/MarineMammalsOfTheWorld.pdf [details]   

additional source Hershkovitz, P. (1966). Catalog of Living Whales. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. (246): 1-259., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.03629236.246 [details]   

additional source Jefferson, T. A., M. A. Webber and R. L. Pitman. (2008). Marine mammals of the world. Academic Press, Amsterdam. [details]   

additional source IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, available online at http://www.iucnredlist.org [details]   

additional source Perrin, W.F.; W├╝rsig, B.; Thewissen, J.G.M. (2009). Encyclopedia of marine mammals. Second edition. Academic Press: London. ISBN 978-0-12-373553-9. xxix, 1316 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Silva, V. M. F. da and R. C. Best. (1996). Sotalia fluviatilis. Mammalian Species 527:1--7. [details]   

additional source Gervais, P. (1853). Bull. Soc. Agric. 20:148. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Habitat In freshwater in Amazon and Orinoco drainage basins. [details]

Holotype 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]

IUCN Red List Category Data Deficient (DD) [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Amazonedolfijn  [details]
English tucuxigray river dolphingray dolphinBrazilian dolphin  [details]
French sotalia  [details]
Portuguese bufo pretoboto pretoboto cinza  [details]
Spanish sopiondelfin del Amazonasdelfin de riocuchuskabufonbufo negrobufetebufeo negrobufeo loquillobufeo grisbufeo blanco  [details]
Tupi languages tucuxi  [details]