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Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Phocoenidae
It was corrected as Phocaeninae by Brandt (1874); it was misspelled as Phocaeninae by Abel (1905), Weber (1928), Fraser and Purves (1960), Kasuya (1973), Barnes (1984), Barnes et al. (1985), Barnes (1985), Vidal (1991), Fordyce and Barnes (1994), Fordyce et al. (1995), McKenna and Bell (1997), Fordyce and de Muizon (2001), Bianucci and Landini (2007) and Foekens (2008).
It was assigned to Holodontidae by Brandt (1874); to Delphinidae by Abel (1905) and Weber (1928); to Phocaenidae by Fraser and Purves (1960); and to Phocoenidae by Kasuya (1973), Barnes (1984), Barnes et al. (1985), Barnes (1985), Vidal (1991), Fordyce and Barnes (1994), Fordyce et al. (1995), McKenna and Bell (1997), Fordyce and de Muizon (2001), Bianucci and Landini (2007) and Foekens (2008).
|Year||Name and author|
|1825||Phocoeninae Gray p. 340|
|1874||Phocaeninae Brandt p. II|
|1905||Phocaeninae Abel p. 139|
|1928||Phocoeninae Weber p. 389|
|1960||Phocininae Fraser and Purves p. 112 figs. Figure 26|
|1973||Phocoeninae Kasuya p. 61|
|1984||Phocoeninae Barnes p. 17|
|1985||Phocoeninae Barnes p. 161|
|1985||Phocoeninae Barnes et al. p. 25|
|1991||Phocoeninae Vidal p. 5|
|1994||Phocoeninae Fordyce and Barnes p. 429 figs. Table 1|
|1995||Phocoeninae Fordyce et al. p. 380|
|1997||Phocoeninae McKenna and Bell p. 391|
|2001||Phocoeninae Fordyce and de Muizon p. 179|
|2007||Phocoeninae Bianucci and Landini p. 45 figs. Table 2.1|
|2008||Phocoeninae Foekens p. 7 figs. Table 1|
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