Taxon profile


Hector's Dolphin
Cephalorhynchus hectori (P.-J. van Bénéden, 1881)

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

Scientific synonyms

Electra hectori
Cephalorhynchus albifrons


Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Cephalorhynchus hectori hectori van Beneden, 1881
subspecies Cephalorhynchus hectori maui Baker, Smith & Pichler, 2002 - Maui dolphin

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [4162]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Cephalorhynchus hectori (van Beneden, 1881)]
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 Cephalorhynchus hectori van Beneden, 1881]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Cephalorhynchus hectori (Van Beneden, 1881)]

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