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Delphinus delphis

Collector:
John Calvert
Place:
Suffolk, Red Crag?, England
Common name:
Dolphin
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Delphinus delphis
USNM Number:
PAL186918
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
25 Feb 2015
Skeletal Morphology:
Skull element, periotic (1)
Geological Age:
Cenozoic - Neogene - Miocene
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Delphinus delphis

Collector:
John Calvert
Place:
Suffolk, Red Crag?, England
Common name:
Dolphin
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Delphinus delphis
USNM Number:
PAL186917
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
25 Feb 2015
Skeletal Morphology:
Skull element, periotic (1)
Geological Age:
Cenozoic - Neogene - Miocene
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Delphinus delphis

Collector:
John Calvert
Place:
Suffolk, Red Crag?, England
Common name:
Dolphin
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Delphinus delphis
USNM Number:
PAL186916
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
25 Feb 2015
Skeletal Morphology:
Skull element, periotic (1)
Geological Age:
Cenozoic - Neogene - Miocene
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Delphinus delphis

Collector:
John Calvert
Place:
Suffolk, Red Crag?, England
Common name:
Dolphin
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Delphinus delphis
USNM Number:
PAL186919
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
25 Feb 2015
Skeletal Morphology:
Skull element, periotic (1)
Geological Age:
Cenozoic - Neogene - Miocene
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Delphinus delphis

Collector:
John Calvert
Place:
Suffolk, Red Crag?, England
Common name:
Dolphin
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Delphinus delphis
USNM Number:
PAL186920
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
25 Feb 2015
Skeletal Morphology:
Skull element, periotic (1)
Geological Age:
Cenozoic - Neogene - Miocene
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Delphinus delphis

Place:
Suffolk, Bucles Old Abbey, England
Common name:
Dolphin
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Delphinidae
Published Name:
Delphinus delphis
USNM Number:
V15879
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
20 Jan 2015
Skeletal Morphology:
Skull element, right periotic
Stratigraphy:
Red Crag Fm
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Biologie du dauphin commun Delphinus delphis en Atlantique nord-est

Author:
Collet, A
Type:
Citations
Date:
1981
Topic:
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Stranding ?? Stranding forms
Osteology
Morphology--External morphology
External morphology--External morphometrics
External morphometrics
Age
Feeding - Foraging
Reproductions
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Common dolphin, white-bellied porpoise - Delphinus delphis Linnaeus, 1758

Author:
Evans, W. E
Type:
Citations
Date:
1994
Topic:
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Systematics
Distribution
Migration
Ecology
Coloration
Morphology--External morphology
External morphology--External morphometrics
External morphometrics
External morphology--External illustration
External illustration
External morphology--External photographs
External photographs
Morphology--Osteology
Osteology--Skull measurements
Skull measurements
Osteology--Skull photographs
Skull photographs
Organ weight
Physiology
Genetics
Reproductions
Age
Museum management
Abundance
Behavior
Feeding - Foraging
Acoustics
Parasites
Mortality
Pathology
Live capture
Fishery interaction
Weight
Growth, curve
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Feeding ecology of common dolphin (Delphinus delphis, L.) stranded on the galician coast (NW Spain). (abstr.)

Author:
Santos, M.B
Pierce, G.J
López, A
Valeiras-Mota, X
González, A.F
Guerra, A
Type:
Citations
Date:
1999
Topic:
diet of Delphinus
Atlantic Ocean, NE, Spain, Galician Coast
Taxonomy:
Cephalopoda--Cephalopods
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Cephalopod Bibliography
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Ontogenetic development of skeletal weight in a small delphinid, Delphinus delphis (Cetacea, Odontoceti)

Author:
Buffrenil, V. de
Collet, A
Pascal, M
Type:
Citations
Date:
1985
Topic:
Osteology
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Growth, curve
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Note sur la reproduction de Delphinus delphis dans le N-E Atlantique

Author:
Duguy, R
Collet, A
Type:
Citations
Date:
1979
Topic:
Reproductions
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Size data and stomach contents of common dolphins, Delphinus delphis, near Plymouth

Author:
Pascoe, P.L
Type:
Citations
Date:
1986
Topic:
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Feeding - Foraging
Morphology--External morphology
External morphology--External morphometrics
External morphometrics
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Uncommon cetaceans in Scottish seas. The common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) in Shetland

Author:
Simpson, J
Type:
Citations
Date:
1896
Topic:
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Distribution
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Delphinus delphis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
United States Exploring Expedition
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean
Preparation:
Partial Skull
Remarks:
mandibles
Sex:
Female
Stage:
Mature
Type Status:
Type
Type Citation:
Peale, T. R. 1848. Mammalia and Ornithology. United States Exploring Expedition during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N. 8: 33.
Place:
off coast, Chile, South America, South Pacific Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Cetacea Delphinidae Delphinidae Delphinidae
Published Name:
Delphinus delphis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Delphinus delphis albimanus
Delphinus albimanus Peale, 1848
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Catalog Number : 00003743
USNM Number:
A4107
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Gray, J. E. (1866). Catalogue of seals and whales in the British Museum. London, British Museum. p. 247: Snout, head, back, tail, and dorsal fin blue-black; belly and pectoral fin white; sides pale tawny; eyes small, brown, and surrounded with a black ring, which joins the black of the snout; body between the dorsal fin and tail very much. compressed. Teeth 43/47: 43/47' Delphinus albimanus, Peale, Zool. Expl. Exped. Mamm. 33 (ed.1, 1848); Cassin, U. S. Expl. Exped. Mamm. 29. t. 6. f. 1. Inhab. Coast of Chili. "Total length 6 feet 6 inches, snout 5 inches; dorsal fin, measured along the front edge, 9 inches; tail 6 inches long, 4 inches wide; from the end of the snout to the eye 12 inches ; body 6 inches; above the tail, when most compressed, 1.5 inch wide; circumference in front of dorsal fin 40.5 inches. Weight estimated to be 150 pounds. "The specimen was a female. Its uterus contained a single fcetus, which was a male, of a reddish flesh-colour, and about 9 inches long. The stomach contained fragments of cephalopod mollusca only. It was harpooned from the bows of the U. S. ship 'Peacock' on the coast of Chili, latitude 27° 16' S., and longitude 75° 30' W., on the
Peale, T. R. (1848). "Mammalia and ornithology. United States Exploring Expedition. During the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the command of Charles Wilkes, u. s. n. -- v. VIII (United States Exploring Expedition v. 8.)." Philadelphia, Printed by C. Sherman, xxv, [17]-338 p. illus. 33 x 24 cm. p. 33-34, pl. VII fig. 1
Cassin, J. (1858). Mammalogy and ornithology. United States exploring expedition. During the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N. vol. VIII (United States Exploring Expedition v. 8.). Philadelphia, Printed by C. Sherman & son. p. 29-30, pl. vi, fig. 1
Dental formula: 43/47, 43/47 = 180. Weight estimated to be 150 pounds. The specimen was a female. Its uterus contained a single foetus, which was a male, of a reddish flesh color, and about nine inches long. The stomach contained fragments of cephalopode mollusca only. It was harpooned from the bows of the U. S. Ship Peacock, on the coast of Chili, latitude 27° 16' S., and longitude 75° 30' W., on the twelfth of June. (Peale 1848:34)
Record Last Modified:
25 Jun 2015
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Delphinus delphis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Collector:
J. Wallace
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Female
Type Status:
Lectotype
Type Citation:
Cope, E. D. 20 Jun 1876 ["1876 Jun 20"]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia. 28: 134.
Place:
New York, New York Bay, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
Jan 1876
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Cetacea Delphinidae Delphinidae Delphinidae
Published Name:
Delphinus delphis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Delphinus delphis lineata
Phocaena [sic] lineata Cope, 1876
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : 12481
Other Number : A16255
USNM Number:
A15781
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
12481 skin (destroyed), 16255 cast.
Record Last Modified:
20 Jul 2015
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Donnees methodologiques sur l'emploi de la technique squelettochronologique chez le dauphin commun (Delphinus delphis L.)

Author:
Buffrenil, V. de
Collet, A
Type:
Citations
Date:
1983
Topic:
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Age
Osteology
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Seasonal distribution and density of common dolphins Delphinus delphis off the south-east coast of southern Africa

Author:
Cockcroft, V..G.
Peddemors, V. M
Type:
Citations
Date:
1990
Topic:
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Distribution
Abundance
Sighting ?? Sighting forms
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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The use of non-metrical skull characters for analyzing geographical variation in the common dolphin, Delphinus delphis. Part I: Selection of characters

Author:
Perrin, W. F
Yablokov, A. V
Barlow, J
Mina, M. V
Type:
Citations
Date:
1988
Topic:
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Geographical variation
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Mass mortality of common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) in south-west England due to incidental capture in fishing gear

Author:
Kuiken, T
Simpson, V. R
Allchin, C.R
Bennett, P. M
Codd, G. A
Harris, E. A
Howes, G. J
Kennedy, S
Kirkwood, J. K
Law, R. J
Merrett, N.R
Phillips, S
Type:
Citations
Date:
1994
1994 in press
Topic:
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Fishery interaction
Mortality
Fishes
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Notes:
ex MARMAM network, E.C.S. Newsletter 19, 29 XII 93.
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Comparaison de la structure et du volume squalettiques entre un delphinide (Delphinus delphis L.) et un mammifere terrestre (Panthera leo L.)

Author:
Buffrenil, V. de
Sire, J.-Y
Schoevaert, D
Type:
Citations
Date:
1986
Topic:
Common dolphin
Saddleback porpoise
Whitebellied porpoise
Whitefront dolphin
Osteology
Anatomy
Physiology
Weight
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Delphinidae--Delphinus--delphis
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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