Taxon profile


Irrawaddy Dolphin
Orcaella brevirostris (Gray, 1846)

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

Scientific synonyms

Orca (Orcaella) brevirostris
Orcaella fluminalis

IUCN category:Vulnerable
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Links and literature

EN ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Orcaella brevirostris (Gray, 1866)]
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [15419]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Orcaella brevirostris (Owen in Gray, 1866)]
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 Orcaella brevirostris Owen in Gray, 1866]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Orcaella brevirostris (Gray, 1866)]

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