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Biology, status and conservation of the Ganges River dolphin, Platanista gangetica, in Nepal

Author:
Shrestha, T. K
Type:
Citations
Date:
1989
Topic:
Ganges susu
Ganges River dolphin
Museum management
Distribution
Feeding - Foraging
Reproductions
Migration
Behavior
Abundance
Fishery interaction
Dolphin fishery
Acoustics
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Platanista--gangetica
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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William Roxburgh (1751-1815), Heinrich Julius Lebeck (E 1801) and the discovery of the Ganges dolphin (Platanista gangetica Roxburgh, 1801)

Author:
Pilleri, G
Type:
Citations
Date:
1978
Topic:
Ganges susu
Ganges River dolphin
Systematics
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Platanista--gangetica
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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1990 status and conservation of the Ganges River dolphin Platanista gangetica in the Karnali River, Nepal

Author:
Smith, B. D
Type:
Citations
Date:
1993
Topic:
Ganges susu
Ganges River dolphin
Abundance
Museum management
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Platanista--gangetica
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
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Susu - Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801) and Platanista minor Owen, 1853

Author:
Reeves, R. R
Brownell, R. L. Jr
Type:
Citations
Date:
1989
Topic:
Ganges susu
Ganges River dolphin
Indus susu
Indus River dolphin
Distribution
Systematics
Paleontology
Reproductions
Behavior
Feeding - Foraging
Morphology--External morphology
External morphology--External illustration
External illustration
Parasites
Pathology
Anatomy
Osteology
Coloration
Age
Biochemistry
Natural history
Growth, curve
Genetics
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Platanista--gangetica
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Platanista--minor
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
Visitor Tag(s):

Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Frank
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean, Ganges River
Bay/Sound:
Ganges River
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, India, Asia, Indian Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Platanistidae Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Platanista gangetica gangetica
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
RMNH31169
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
11 Apr 2011
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Frank
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean, Ganges River
Bay/Sound:
Ganges River
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, India, Asia, Indian Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Animalia Chordata Chordata Mammalia Mammalia Cetacea Cetacea Platanistidae Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Platanista gangetica gangetica
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
RMNH31170
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
11 Dec 2007
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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The function and osteology of the manus of Platanista gangetica and Platanista indi

Author:
Pilleri, G
Gihr, M
Type:
Citations
Date:
1976
Topic:
Ganges susu
Ganges River dolphin
Indus susu
Indus River dolphin
Osteology
Morphology--Osteology
Osteology--Skeletal illustration
Skeletal illustration
Osteology--Skeletal photographs
Skeletal photographs
X-ray
Systematics
Manus
Taxonomy:
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Platanista--gangetica
Cetacea--Odontocetes--Platanistidae--Platanista--minor
Data Source:
Marine Mammals Bibliography
Visitor Tag(s):

Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13932
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
19 Jul 2011
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR13931
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
19 Jul 2011
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
Visitor Tag(s):

Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean
Preparation:
Cast
Model
Photograph
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Indian Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
571924
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
25 Aug 2014
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea, Indus River
Bay/Sound:
Indus River
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Pakistan, Asia, Indian Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : RCOC2481
USNM Number:
RCS2936
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
7 Jul 2011
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
De Burlet
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Indian Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
RMNH3261
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
11 Apr 2011
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean, Ganges River
Bay/Sound:
Ganges River
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Ganges River, Locality Unknown, India ?, Asia, Indian Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
RCS2931
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
31 Jan 2005
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
Visitor Tag(s):

Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : 1991443
Other Number : STR10745
USNM Number:
NMSZ17
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
11 Apr 2011
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
Visitor Tag(s):

Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : 199149
Other Number : STR10746
USNM Number:
NMSZ18
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
11 Apr 2011
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
M. Franck
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean ?
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, North Atlantic Ocean ?
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : ML00E575
USNM Number:
STR2829
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
24 May 2007
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Museo Di Calcutta
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean
Preparation:
Mounted Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Calcutta, West Bengal, India, Asia, Indian Ocean
Collection Date:
1878
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
MSNG3772
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
31 Jan 2005
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
Visitor Tag(s):

Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian Ocean, Bay Of Bengal, Ganges River
Bay/Sound:
Ganges River
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Monghyr, Bihar, India, Asia, Indian Ocean
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
RCS2933
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
11 Apr 2011
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
Visitor Tag(s):

Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Locality Unknown
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
Other Number : 198157510
Other Number : STR10744
USNM Number:
NMSZ16
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
31 Jan 2005
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Mammals
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
Visitor Tag(s):

Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)

Collector:
Collector Unknown
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, Locality Unknown, India, Asia
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Cetacea Platanistidae
Published Name:
Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : 54593
USNM Number:
NMV27417
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
31 Jan 2005
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Mammals
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
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