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Delphinidae Gray, 1821

104002  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:104002)

accepted
Family
Genus Anacharsis Bogachev, 1956 †
Genus Arimidelphis Bianucci, 2005 †
Genus Cephalorhynchus Gray, 1846
Genus Delphinus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Eodelphinus Murakami, Shimada, Hikida & Soeda, 2014 †
Genus Eodelphis Murakami, Shimada, Hikida, Soeda & Hirano, 2014 †
Genus Etruridelphis Bianucci, 2009 †
Genus Feresa Gray, 1870
Genus Furcio
Genus Globicephala Lesson, 1828
Genus Gramphidelphis
Genus Grampus Gray, 1828
Genus Hemisyntrachelus Brandt, 1873 †
Genus Lagenodelphis Fraser, 1957
Genus Lagenorhynchus Gray, 1846
Genus Lagenorrhynchus
Genus Lissodelphis Gloger, 1841
Genus Orcaella Gray, 1866
Genus Orcinus Fitzinger, 1860
Genus Peponocephala Nishiwaki & Norris, 1966
Genus Platalearostrum Post & Kompanje, 2010 †
Genus Protoglobicephala Aguirre-Fern├índez, Barnes, Aranda-Manteca & Fern├índez-Rivera, 2009 †
Genus Pseudorca Reinhardt, 1862
Genus Septidelphis Bianucci, 2013 †
Genus Sotalia (Gray, 1866)
Genus Sousa Gray, 1866
Genus Stenella Gray, 1866
Genus Steno Gray, 1846
Genus Tursiops Gervais, 1855

Genus Cephalorhyncus accepted as Cephalorhynchus Gray, 1846
Genus Cetus Wagler, 1830 accepted as Globicephala Lesson, 1828 (synonym)
Genus Clymene (Gray, 1864) accepted as Stenella Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Genus Clymenia Gray, 1868 (preoccupied)
Genus Delphinapterus Gray, 1846 accepted as Lissodelphis Gloger, 1841 (preoccupied)
Genus Delphinapterus Lesson & Garnot, 1826 accepted as Lissodelphis Gloger, 1841
Genus Delphis Gray, 1864 accepted as Delphinus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Dolphinus McMurtrie in Cuvier, 1834 accepted as Delphinus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Electra Gray, 1866 accepted as Lagenorhynchus Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Genus Eudelphinus Van Beneden & Gervais, 1880 accepted as Delphinus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Euphrosyne (Gray, 1866) accepted as Stenella Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Genus Eutrope Gray, 1866 accepted as Cephalorhynchus Gray, 1846
Genus Eutropia Gray, 1862 accepted as Cephalorhynchus Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Genus Ferasa Gray, 1875 accepted as Feresa Gray, 1870 (Spelling mistake)
Genus Feresia Flower, 1884 accepted as Feresa Gray, 1870 (synonym)
Genus Fretidelphis Iredale & Troughton, 1934 accepted as Stenella Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Genus Gadamu Gray, 1868 accepted as Tursiops Gervais, 1855
Genus Gladiator Gray, 1870 accepted as Orcinus Fitzinger, 1860 (synonym)
Genus Globicephalus van Beneden, 1880 accepted as Globicephala Lesson, 1828
Genus Globicephalus Lesson, 1828 accepted as Globicephala Lesson, 1828 (synonym)
Genus Globiceps Beneden, 1868 accepted as Globicephala Lesson, 1828
Genus Globiceps Flower, 1884 accepted as Globicephala Lesson, 1828 (preoccupied)
Genus Globiocephala Gibson Hill, 1950 accepted as Globicephala Lesson, 1828 (synonym)
Genus Globiocephalus Gray, 1846 accepted as Globicephala Lesson, 1828 (synonym )
Genus Glyphidelphis Gervais, 1859 † accepted as Steno Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Genus Grampidelphis Iredale & Troughton, 1933 accepted as Grampus Gray, 1828 (Synonym)
Genus Grampus Iredale & Troughton, 1933 accepted as Orcinus Fitzinger, 1860 (synonym)
Genus Grayius Scott, 1873 accepted as Grampus Gray, 1828 (synonym)
Genus Gudamu Gray, 1868 accepted as Tursiops Gervais, 1855 (synonym)
Genus Lagenoelphis accepted as Lagenodelphis Fraser, 1957
Genus Lagenorhyncus † accepted as Lagenorhynchus Gray, 1846
Genus Leicopleurus Tomilin, 1957 accepted as Lagenorhynchus Brunet, 1965 accepted as Lagenopolycystis Artois & Schockaert, 2000 (misspelling)
Genus Leucopleurus Gray, 1866 accepted as Lagenorhynchus Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Genus Leucoramphus Trouessart, 1898 accepted as Lissodelphis Gloger, 1841
Genus Leucorhamphus Lilljeborg, 1861 accepted as Lissodelphis Gloger, 1841 (synonym)
Genus Logenorhynchus Lilljeborg, 1861 accepted as Lagenorhynchus Gray, 1846
Genus Micropia Gray, 1868 accepted as Stenella Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Genus Neoorca Gray, 1871 accepted as Pseudorca Reinhardt, 1862 (synonym)
Genus Ophesia Gray, 1871 accepted as Orcinus Fitzinger, 1860
Genus Ophysia Gray, 1868 accepted as Orcinus Fitzinger, 1860 (synonym)
Genus Oracella accepted as Orcaella Gray, 1866
Genus Orca Gray, 1846 accepted as Orcinus Fitzinger, 1860 (preoccupied)
Genus Orcella Anderson, 1871 accepted as Orcaella Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Genus Oryx Oken, 1816 (Published in a rejected work (ICZN))
Genus Phocaena Cuvier, 1817 accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816
Genus Prodelphinus Gervais in Van Beneden & Gervais, 1880 accepted as Stenella Gray, 1866 (synonym for part of Stenella)
Genus Rhinodelphis Wagner in Schreber, 1846-47 accepted as Delphinus Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Sagatias Palacky, 1901 accepted as Lagenorhynchus Gray, 1846
Genus Sagmatias Cope, 1866 accepted as Lagenorhynchus Gray, 1846 (synonym)
Genus Sagmatius Cope, 1866 accepted as Lagenorhynchus Gray, 1846
Genus Sphaerocephalus Gray, 1864 accepted as Globicephala Lesson, 1828 (synonym)
Genus Stenopontistes Miranda-Ribeiro, 1936 accepted as Sousa Gray, 1866 (synonym)
Genus Tucuxa Gray, 1866 accepted as Sotalia (Gray, 1866) (synonym)
Genus Tursio Gray, 1843 accepted as Tursiops Gervais, 1855
Genus Tursio Wagler, 1830 accepted as Lissodelphis Gloger, 1841 (preoccupied)

Genus Astadelphis Bianucci, 1996 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Australodelphis Fordyce, Quilty & Daniels, 2002 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Cetus Brisson, 1762 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Diodon O'Reilly, 1818 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Delphinidae Gray, 1821. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104002 on 2019-10-20
Date
action
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

basis of record WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Theria (Subclass) > Eutheria (Infraclass) > Cetacea (Order) > Odontoceti (Suborder) > Delphinoidea (Superfamily) > Delphinidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Dolphins and allies. Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): M; stratigraphic range: Miocene (Middle Miocene)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]