Lissodelphis borealis — Classifications

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Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Macroecological database of mammalian body mass-to be deleted- Species
BOLDS images II Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
Biome & Ecoregion Resource Species
DiscoverLife ID keys resource
  • Lissodelphis borealis
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Lissodelphis borealis
Genome 10K Project Vertebrates
  • Lissodelphis borealis
IUCN Red List
IUCN Red List
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Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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AquaMaps Resource
Macroecological database of mammalian body mass Species
  • Lissodelphis borealis
Mammal life history
NCBI Taxonomy
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NatureServe resource Species
North American Mammals Resource
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Lissodelphis borealis (Peale, 1848)
OBIS depth range resource
Paleobiology Database
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Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
IUCN Structured Data outlinks
Wikimedia Commons
iNaturalist Images Species


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