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Yangtze River Dolphin
Lipotes vexillifer Miller, 1918

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Lipotidae »  genus Lipotes

Other names

= Baiji
= Baiji Changjiang Dolphin
= Chinese River Dolphin
= Whitefin Dolphin

Critically Endangered
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Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3] [as Lipotes vexillifer Miller, 1918]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Lipotes vexillifer Miller, 1918]

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