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Peale's Dolphin
Lagenorhynchus australis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Suborder: Whippomorpha
Infraorder: Cetacea
Parvorder: Odontoceti
Family: Delphinidae
Genus: Lagenorhynchus
Species: L. australis
Binomial name
Lagenorhynchus australis
(Peale, 1848)
Peales Dolphin range
Range of L. australis

Other names

Also known as Peale's Black-chinned Dolphin or as the Black-chinned Dolphin.

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References

  1. ^ Hammond, P.S., Bearzi, G., Bjørge, A., Forney, K., Karczmarski, L., Kasuya, T., Perrin, W.F., Scott, M.D., Wang, J.Y., Wells, R.S. & Wilson, B. (2008). Lagenorhynchus australis. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 March 2009. Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of data deficient.

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