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Orcaella heinsohni  Beasley, Robertson and Arnold, 2005
Taxonomic Serial No.: 771132

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Australian snubfin 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  
                                        GenusOrcaella Gray, 1866  
                                           SpeciesOrcaella heinsohni Beasley, Robertson and Arnold, 2005 – Australian snubfin 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: Orcaella heinsohni, Australian snubfin dolphin [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Beasley, Isabel, Kelly M. Robertson, and Peter Arnold  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Description of a new dolphin, the Australian snubfin dolphin Orcaella heinsohni sp. n. (Cetacea: Delphinidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Marine Mammal Science, vol. 21, no. 3   
  Page(s): 356-400   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0824-0469   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-7692.2005.tb01239.x   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Reeder, DeeAnn M., Kristofer M. Helgen, and Don E. Wilson  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Global Trends and Biases in New Mammal Species Discoveries   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Occasional Papers, Museum of Texas Tech University, no. 269   
  Page(s): 35   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0149-175X   
  Reference for: Orcaella heinsohni   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Würsig, Bernd, J. G. M. Thewissen, and Kit M. Kovacs, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2018   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals, 3rd edition   
  Page(s): xxxi + 1157   
  Publisher: Elsevier   
  Publication Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-0-12-8043271   
  Notes: Species and classification provided on pages xxix-xxxi   
  Reference for: Orcaella heinsohni, Australian snubfin dolphin [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  






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