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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetacea 
AphiaID: 2688

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMammalia (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTheria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetartiodactyla (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetancodonta (Suborder)
Authority Brisson, 1762
Status accepted
Rank Infraorder
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetancodonta
Source  basis of record Jefferson, T.A.; Leatherwood, S.; Webber, M.A. (1993). Marine mammals of the world. FAO Species identification guide. FAO: Rome, Italy. ISBN 92-5-103292-0. VIII, 320 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwalvissen  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhales, dolphins and porpoises  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWale  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcetacei  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbanginiai  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚητώδη  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvaler  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvaler  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkvalar  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwalenie  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorктообразные  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkiti  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvalar  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalinalar  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКитоподібні  [details]
Direct child
taxa (9)

[sort by status]
 Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCetodontes Van Beneden & Gervais, 1869-1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDelphiniceti Abel, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDenticete Gray, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDenticeti Cope, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMysticeti Flower, 1864
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceta De Blasé, 1982 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontocete Flower, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Superfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualoceti Abel, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontoceti Flower, 1867
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (0 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Formerly an order, but now contained within Order Cetartiodactyla [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:2688
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  db_admin
2008-11-20 17:01:47Z  changed  Perrin, William
2008-11-24 16:47:17Z  changed  Perrin, William
  
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  Citation: Perrin, W. (2014). Cetacea. In: Perrin, W.F. (2014) World Cetacea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=2688 on 2014-10-31
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