Delphinus delphis Linnaeus, 1758

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaCetaceaDelphinidaeDelphinus

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  • 4

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Full Name

Delphinus delphis Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • Atlantic Dolphin eng
  • common dolphin eng
  • Pacific Dolphin eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp.

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Cetacea
family
Delphinidae
genus
Delphinus
species
Delphinus delphis
 
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Bibliography

ABAD, E. et al. (2002): Interactions of common dolphin Delphinus delphis and bottlenose dolphin Tursiops truncatus with trawl and purse seine fisheries off Alboran Sea (Western Mediterranean Sea). En: European Research on Cetaceans- 16º Congreso anual de la Sociedad Europea de Cetáceos. Liege, Bélgica. . . AGUILAR, A. et al. (1995-1997): Inventario de los Cetáceos de las Aguas Atlánticas Peninsulares: Aplicación de la Directiva 92/43/CEE. Dirección General de Conservación de la Naturaleza- Universidad de Barcelona. . . AGUILAR, A. (2001): Delfín común, p. 251, in: Libro Rojo de los Vertebrados Amenazados de Andalucía. Consejería de Medio Ambiente. Junta de Andalucía. 336 pp. . . BEARZI, G. (2003): Delphinus delphis (Mediterranean subpopulation). En: IUCN 2004. 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. . . . FAYOS, J. A. , CAÑADAS, A. & SAGARMINAGA, R. (2000): A comparative approach of the movement patterns and orientation of common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) and bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the north-eastern Alboran Sea. 14th Annual Conference of the European Cetacean Society. Cork, Ireland. . . GARCÍA, P. (2006): Delfín común, pp. 256-257. En, Libro Rojo de los Vertebrados de la Región de Murcia. Consejería de Industria y Medio Ambiente. Comunidad Autónoma de la Región de Murcia. . . RAGA, J. A. & PANTOJA, J. (eds. ) (2004): Proyecto Mediterráneo. Zonas de especial interés para la conservación de los cetáceos en el Mediterráneo español. Naturaleza y Parques Nacionales, Serie Técnica. Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, Madrid. . . VIADA et al. (2006): Libro Rojo de los Vertebrados de las Baleares (3º Edición). Conselleria de Medi Ambient. Govern Balear.

Carwardine, M. , E. Hoyt, R. E. Fordyce and P. Gill. 1998. Whales, dolphins and porpoises. Time-Life Books. Nature Company Guides, USA. 288 p.

Hershkovitz, P. (1966). Catalog of living whales. U. S. National Museum Bulletin 246:1--259.

Heyning, J. E. and W. F. Perrin. (1994). Evidence for two species of common dolphins (genus Delphinus)from the eastern North Pacific. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Contributions in Science 442:1-35.

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Jefferson, T. A. , M. A. Webber and R. L. Pitman. (2008). Marine mammals of the world. Academic Press, Amsterdam.

King, C. M. ; Roberts, C. D. ; Bell, B. D. ; Fordyce, R. E. ; Nicol, R. S. ; Worthy, T. H. ; Paulin, C. D. ; Hitchmough, R. A. ; Keyes, I. W. ; Baker, A. N. ; Stewart, A. L. ; Hiller, N. ; McDowall, R. M. ; Holdaway, R. N. ; McPhee, R. P. ; Schwarzhans, W. W. ; Tennyson, A. J. D. ; Rust, R. ; Macadie, I. , Compiled by King, C. M. ; Baker, A. M. ; Fordyce, R. E. 24: Phylum CHORDATA: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, Living and Holocene mammals and extinct non-marine mammals. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 1.

King, C. M. ; Roberts, C. D. ; Bell, B. D. ; Fordyce, R. E. ; Nicoll, R. S. ; Worthy, T. H. ; Paulin, C. D. ; Hitchmough, R. A. ; Keyes, I. W. ; Baker, A. N. ; Stewart, A. L. ; Hiller, N. ; McDowall, R. M. ; Holdaway, R. N. ; McPhee, R. P. ; Schwarzhans, W. W. ; Tennyson, A. J. D. ; Rust, S. ; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D. P. (Ed. ) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554.

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Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.