WoRMS name details

Lagenorhynchus cruciger (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

383563  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:383563)

 unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Species
Electra clancula Gray, 1868 · unaccepted (synonym)
Electra cruciger Gray, 1870 · unaccepted (synonym)
Lagenorhynchus latifrons True, 1889 · unaccepted (synonym)
Lagenorhynchus wilsoni Lille, 1915 · unaccepted (synonym)
Phocaena crucigera Philippi, 1893 · unaccepted (synonym)
Phocaena d'orbignyi Philippi, 1893 · unaccepted (synonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
(of Delphinus cruciger Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) Quoy, J. R. C.; Gaimard, J. P. (1824-1826). Zoologie. In: L. de Freycinet (ed.), <i>Voyage au tour du monde fait par ordre du roi, sur les corvettes de S. M: l'Uranie et la Physicienne pendant les années 1817 à 1820</i>. iv + 712 pp. [pp. 1-328, 1824; 329-616, 1825; 617-664, 1826]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40871044 [details]   
Note Pacific Ocean, latitude 49 degrees South,...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Pacific Ocean, latitude 49 degrees South, between Cape Horn and Australia. [details]
Taxonomic remark Name combination. Based on similarities in distribution, total body length, tooth count, vertebral count, skull shape, and...  
Taxonomic remark Name combination. Based on similarities in distribution, total body length, tooth count, vertebral count, skull shape, and external appearance, L. australis was considered to be the same species as L. cruciger. [details]

Distribution Southern ocean to ice-edge in the south  
Distribution Southern ocean to ice-edge in the south [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2022). World Cetacea Database. Lagenorhynchus cruciger (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=383563 on 2022-08-19
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original description  (of Delphinus cruciger Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) Quoy, J. R. C.; Gaimard, J. P. (1824-1826). Zoologie. In: L. de Freycinet (ed.), <i>Voyage au tour du monde fait par ordre du roi, sur les corvettes de S. M: l'Uranie et la Physicienne pendant les années 1817 à 1820</i>. iv + 712 pp. [pp. 1-328, 1824; 329-616, 1825; 617-664, 1826]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40871044 [details]   

taxonomy source Vollmer, N. L.; Ashe, E.; Brownell, R. L.; Cipriano, F.; Mead, J. G.; Reeves, R. R.; Soldevilla, M. S.; Williams, R. (2019). Taxonomic revision of the dolphin genus Lagenorhynchus. <em>Marine Mammal Science.</em> 35(3): 957-1057., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12573 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Mead, J. G.; Brownell, R. L. Jr. (2005). Cetacea. <em>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.</em> 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. <em>Society for Marine Mammalogy Special Publication.</em> 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. <em>Bulletin of the United States National Museum.</em> (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.; Würsig, 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 Goodall, R. N. P., A. N. Baker, P. B. Best, M. Meyer and N. Miyazaki. (1997). On the biology of the hourglass dolphin, <i>Lagenorhynchus cruciger</i> (Quoy and Gaimard, 1824). Report of the International Whaling Commission 47:985--999. [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Shirihai, H. (2002). A complete guide to Antarctic Wildlife: the Birds and Marine Mammals of the Antarctic Continent and the Southern Ocean. Alula Press FI 510 pp. [details]   

additional source Bierman, W. H.; Slijper, E. J. (1947). Remarks upon the species of the genus Lagenorhynchus. <em>I. Koninklijke Nederlandsche Akademie van Wetenschappen.</em> 50:1353–1364. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

From editor or global species database
Holotype None; name based on animals seen at sea. [details]

IUCN Red List Category Least Concern (LC) [details]

Taxonomic remark Name combination. Based on similarities in distribution, total body length, tooth count, vertebral count, skull shape, and external appearance, L. australis was considered to be the same species as L. cruciger. [details]

Type locality Pacific Ocean, latitude 49 degrees South, between Cape Horn and Australia. [details]

From other sources
Distribution Southern ocean to ice-edge in the south [details]

Habitat oceanic [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch zandloperdolfijn  [details]
English springersea skunkhourglass dolphin  [details]
French dauphin crucigerdauphin à museau courtcrucigere  [details]
Spanish delfín cruzado  [details]
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To NMNH Extant Collection (MMP STR 13935 Lagenorhyncchus cruciger skull)
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