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Phocoenidae Gray, 1825

104712  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:104712)

accepted
Family
Genus Archaeophocaena Murakami, Shimada, Hikida & Hirano, 2012 †
Genus Australithax de Muizon, 1988 †
Genus Haborophocoena Ichishima & Kimura, 2005 †
Genus Lomacetus de Muizon, 1986 †
Genus Miophocaena Murakami, Shimada, Hikida & Hirano, 2012 †
Genus Neophocaena Palmer, 1899
Genus Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816
Genus Phocoenoides Andrews, 1911
Genus Piscolithax de Muizon, 1983 †
Genus Pterophocaena Murakami, Shimada, Hikida & Hirano, 2012 †
Genus Salumiphocaena Barnes, 1985 †
Genus Semirostrum Racicot, Deméré, Beatty & Boessenecker, 2014 †
Genus Septemtriocetus Lambert, 2008 †

Genus Acanthodelphis Gray, 1866 accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816 (synonym)
Genus Australophocaena Barnes, 1985 accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816 (synonym)
Genus Australophocoena accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816
Genus Meomeris Gray, 1847 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (misspelling)
Genus Neomeris Gray, 1846 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (Preoccupied)
Genus Nomeris Coues, 1890 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899
Genus Nomeris Hershkovitz, 1966 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (misspelling of Nomerus (Coues, 1890), which in turn is a misspelling of Neomeris, which is a syn of Neophocaena.)
Genus Nomerus Coues, 1890 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (misspelling)
Genus Phaoecana G. M. Allen, 1923 accepted as Neophocaena Palmer, 1899 (misspelling)
Genus Phocaena Lesson, 1827 accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816 (misspelling)
Genus Phocaenoides Winge, 1942 accepted as Phocoenoides Andrews, 1911 (synonym)
Genus Phocena Gray, 1821 accepted as Phocoena G. Cuvier, 1816 (synonym)

Genus Numataphocoena Ichishima & Kimura, 2000 † (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2020). Phocoenidae Gray, 1825. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104712 on 2020-05-29
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Theria (Subclass) > Eutheria (Infraclass) > Cetacea (Order) > Odontoceti (Suborder) > Delphinoidea (Superfamily) > Phocoenidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Porpoises. Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): M; stratigraphic range: Miocene (Upper Miocene)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

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