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Cephalorhynchus commersonii commersonii  (Lacépède, 1804)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1116973

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Common Name(s): Commerson's dolphin [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderCetacea Brisson, 1762 – baleines, cétacés, dauphins, mammfères marins, marsouins, baleia, cetáceo, golfinho, cetaceans, whales, dolphins, marine mammals, porpoises  
                                  SuborderOdontoceti Flower, 1867 – toothed whales  
                                     FamilyDelphinidae Gray, 1821 – dolphins, killer whales, pilot whales, marine dolphins  
                                        GenusCephalorhynchus Gray, 1846 – piebald dolphins  
                                           SpeciesCephalorhynchus commersonii (Lacépède, 1804) – piebald dolphin, Commerson's Dolphin  
                                              SubspeciesCephalorhynchus commersonii commersonii (Lacépède, 1804) – Commerson's dolphin  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: List of Marine Mammal Species and Subspecies, website (version Aug 2018)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: Committee on Taxonomy. 2018. List of marine mammal species and subspecies. Society for Marine Mammalogy,, consulted on 16 April 2019   
  Reference for: Cephalorhynchus commersonii commersonii, Commerson's dolphin [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Robineau, Daniel, Rae Natalie Prosser Goddall, Franz Pichler, and Charles S. Baker  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Description of a new subspecies of Commerson's dolphin, Cephalorhynchus commersonii (Lacépède, 1804), inhabiting the coastal waters of the Kerguelen Islands   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammalia, vol. 71, no. 4   
  Page(s): 151-204   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0025-1461   
  Notes: doi: 10.1515/MAMM.2007.034   
  Reference for: Cephalorhynchus commersonii commersonii   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  
    Indo-West Pacific  






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