Stenella clymene Gray 1850

Mammalia - Delphinoidea - Delphinidae

Alternative combination: Delphinus clymene

Synonyms: Clymene normalis Gray 1866, Clymenia normalis Gray 1868, Delphinus metis Gray 1846, Prodelphinus clymene Lutken 1889, Prodelphinus normalis Gray 1866, Tursio metis Gray 1846

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1850. Catalogue of the Mammalia in the collection of the British Museum, with descriptions of all the species and figures of the genera. Part I. Cetacea 1-153

Belongs to Stenella according to I. Agnarsson and L. J. May-Collado 2008

See also Gray 1846, Gray 1850, Gray 1866, Gray 1866, Gray 1868, Hershkovitz 1966, Jefferson and Curry 2003, Mead and Brownell 2005, Perrin et al. 2013, Rice 1998 and Trouessart 1898

Sister taxa: Delphinus attenuatus, Stenella attenuata, Stenella coeruleoalba, Stenella dubia, Stenella frontalis, Stenella longirostris, Stenella rayi

Type specimens:

  • Stenella clymene: BMNH 350a, a skull (skull)
  • Clymene normalis:
  • Clymenia normalis:
  • Delphinus metis: BMNH 357a, a skull.
  • Prodelphinus clymene:

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Stenella clymene in the database

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