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Stenella  Gray, 1866
Taxonomic Serial No.: 180428

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Clymene Gray, 1864
 
    Euphrosyne Gray, 1866
 
    Fretidelphis Iredale and Troughton, 1934
 
    Micropia Gray, 1868
 
    Prodelphinus Gervais in P.-J. van Bénéden and Gervais, 1880
 
  Common Name(s): spotted dolphins [English]
 
    spinner dolphins [English]
 
    striped dolphins [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2008   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      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  
                                        GenusStenella Gray, 1866 – spotted dolphins, spinner dolphins, striped dolphins  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Stenella attenuata (Gray, 1846) – Pantropical Spotted Dolphin, Delfín moteado 
                                           Species Stenella clymene (Gray, 1850) – short-snouted spinner dolphin, Delfín de Clymen, Clymene Dolphin 
                                           Species Stenella coeruleoalba (Meyen, 1833) – Striped Dolphin, Delfín listado 
                                           Species Stenella frontalis (G. Cuvier, 1829) – Delfín embridado, Atlantic Spotted Dolphin 
                                           Species Stenella longirostris (Gray, 1828) – long-snouted spinner dolphin, Spinner Dolphin, Delfín tornillo 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Alfred L. Gardner  
  Notes: Curator of North American mammals and Chief of Mammal Section, National Biological Service, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA   
  Reference for: Stenella    
       
  Expert: Dr. James G. Mead  
  Notes: Vertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20560   
  Reference for: Stenella    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Stenella   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Archer, Frederick I. II, and William F. Perrin  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Stenella coeruleoalba   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammalian Species, no. 603   
  Page(s): 1-9   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0076-3519   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Stenella   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Stenella   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature  
  Publication Date: 1991   
  Article/Chapter Title: Opinion 1660: Steno attenuatus Gray, 1846 (currently Stenella attenuata; Mammalia, Cetacea): specific name conserved   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, vol. 48, part 3   
  Page(s): 277-278   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-5167   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Stenella   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Mead, James G., and Robert L. Brownell, Jr. / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Order Cetacea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 1   
  Page(s): 723-743   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Stenella   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Perrin, W. F., E. D. Mitchell, J. G. Mead, D. K. Caldwell, M. C. Caldwell, P. J. H. van Bree, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Revision of the spotted dolphins, Stenella spp.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Marine Mammal Science, vol. 3, no. 2   
  Page(s): 99-170   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0824-0469   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Stenella   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rice, Dale W.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Marine Mammals of the World: Systematics and Distribution   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publications of the Society for Marine Mammals, no. 4   
  Page(s): ix + 231   
  Publisher: The Society for Marine Mammalogy   
  Publication Place: Lawrence, Kansas, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-891276-03-4   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Stenella   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing   
  Page(s): xviii + 1207   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-217-9   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Stenella   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Common Names of Mammals of the World   
  Page(s): xiv + 204   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-383-3   
  Notes: With contributions by Bernadette N. Graham, Adam P. Potter, and Mariana M. Upmeyer   
  Reference for: Stenella   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Comments: Reviewed, in part, by Perrin (l975) and Perrin et al. (1981, 1987). The International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature (1991) conserved Stenella Gray, 1846  
 

 

   

 
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