Taxon profile


Atlantic White-sided Dolphin
Lagenorhynchus acutus (Gray, 1828)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Delphinidae - dolphins »  genus Lagenorhynchus

Scientific synonyms

Delphinus (Grampus) acutus Gray, 1828
Delphinus acutus
Delphinus eschrichtii Schlegel, 1841
Delphinus eschrischti
Delphinus leucopleurus Rasch, 1843
Electra acuta Gray, 1868
Lagenorhynchus gubernator Cope, 1876
Lagenorhynchus leucoplerus
Lagenorhynchus leucopleurus Gray, 1866
Lagenorhynchus perspicillatus Cope, 1876

IUCN category:Least Concern
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Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [11141]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Lagenorhynchus acutus (Gray, 1828)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Lagenorhynchus acutus Gray, 1828]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Lagenorhynchus acutus (Gray, 1828)]

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