Cetacea taxon details

Sousa sahulensis Jefferson & Rosenbaum, 2014

816452  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:816452)

accepted
Species
marine
 Jefferson, T. A.; Rosenbaum, H. C. (2014). Taxonomic revision of the humpback dolphins ( Sousa spp.), and description of a new species from Australia. <i>Marine Mammal Science</i>. 30(4)., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12152 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
Etymology The species name, sahulensis, is based on the apparent range, over the Sahul Shelf extending between Australia and the...  
Etymology The species name, sahulensis, is based on the apparent range, over the Sahul Shelf extending between Australia and the island of New Guinea. The suggested common name is the Australian humpback dolphin, which refers to the main area of its known range, and the source of virtually all information available on this species to date. [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Sousa sahulensis Jefferson & Rosenbaum, 2014. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=816452 on 2018-10-16
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2014-08-29 19:00:35Z
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original description  Jefferson, T. A.; Rosenbaum, H. C. (2014). Taxonomic revision of the humpback dolphins ( Sousa spp.), and description of a new species from Australia. <i>Marine Mammal Science</i>. 30(4)., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12152 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
From other sources
Etymology The species name, sahulensis, is based on the apparent range, over the Sahul Shelf extending between Australia and the island of New Guinea. The suggested common name is the Australian humpback dolphin, which refers to the main area of its known range, and the source of virtually all information available on this species to date. [details]
 

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English Australian humpback dolphin  [details]