Cetacea name details

Delphinus rhinoceros Quoy & Gaimard, 1824

384470  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:384470)

nomen dubium (incertae sedis)
Species
Quoy, J. R. C.; Gaimard, J. P. (1824). Description des Poissons. Chapter IX. <em>In: Freycinet, L. de, Voyage autour du Monde...exécuté sur les corvettes de L. M.</em> 192-401 [1-328 in 1824; 329-616 in 1825], Atlas pls. 43-65. [details]   
Status Cetacea incertae sedis.
Under this major heading Delphinus rhinoceros is given on page 198 of Hershkovitz, P. (1966).
  
Status Cetacea incertae sedis.
Under this major heading Delphinus rhinoceros is given on page 198 of Hershkovitz, P. (1966).

Delphinus rhinoceros Quoy and Gaimard, 1824, Voyage Uranie, Zool., p. 86, pl. 11, fig. 1 (animal) [N. Pacific (type locality: 5°28' N., between the Hawaiian Islands and Australia); type an animal seen at sea].

Oxypterus rhinoceros, Lesson, 1827, Manuel Mamm., p. 411 [classification]; 1828, Complement des oeuvres de Buffon, p. 249 [characters].

REMARKS: Described as twice the size of a common porpoise and with two dorsal fins
 [details]
Perrin, W.F. (2018). World Cetacea Database. Delphinus rhinoceros Quoy & Gaimard, 1824. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/cetacea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=384470 on 2020-12-03
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original description Quoy, J. R. C.; Gaimard, J. P. (1824). Description des Poissons. Chapter IX. <em>In: Freycinet, L. de, Voyage autour du Monde...exécuté sur les corvettes de L. M.</em> 192-401 [1-328 in 1824; 329-616 in 1825], Atlas pls. 43-65. [details]   

status source Hershkovitz, P. (1966). Catalog of Living Whales. <em>Bulletin of the United States National Museum.</em> (246): 1-259., available online at https://doi.org/10.5479/si.03629236.246
page(s): 198 [details]   
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Status Cetacea incertae sedis.
Under this major heading Delphinus rhinoceros is given on page 198 of Hershkovitz, P. (1966).

Delphinus rhinoceros Quoy and Gaimard, 1824, Voyage Uranie, Zool., p. 86, pl. 11, fig. 1 (animal) [N. Pacific (type locality: 5°28' N., between the Hawaiian Islands and Australia); type an animal seen at sea].

Oxypterus rhinoceros, Lesson, 1827, Manuel Mamm., p. 411 [classification]; 1828, Complement des oeuvres de Buffon, p. 249 [characters].

REMARKS: Described as twice the size of a common porpoise and with two dorsal fins
 [details]