Taxon profile


Pink River Dolphin
Inia geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817)

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

Scientific synonyms

Delphinus geoffrensis

Other names

= Amazon River Dolphin
= Boto
= Boutu
= South American River Dolphin

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Inia geoffrensis geoffrensis (Blainville, 1817)
subspecies Inia geoffrensis humboldtiana Pilleri & Gihr, 1978 - Orinoco River Dolphin

Inia geoffrensis humboldtiana - Orinoco River Dolphin

Links and literature

EN ARKive [/boto/inia-geoffrensis/]

ARKive []
Data retrieved on: 16 December 2010
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [10831]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Inia geoffrensis (Blainville, 1817)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Inia geoffrensis Blainville, 1817]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Inia geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817)]

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