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Further Notes on the Early Nomenclature of Small Cetaceans

Author(s):

Carl C. Kinze and Thomas A. Jefferson

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Document: Report

Abstract: The original descriptions of nine monodontid and 21 delphinid nominal taxa were revisited, thereby revealing necessary addenda and corrigenda elucidating and solving earlier problems of cetacean nomenclature. This report provides further notes and is an addition to the 2021 work of Jefferson entitled Nomenclature of the Dolphins, Porpoises, and Small Whales: A Review and Guide to the Early Taxonomic Literature (NOAA Professional Paper NMFS 21).

Key Words: nomenclature, addenda, corrigenda, Monodontidae, Delphinidae

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1578/AM.49.5.2023.480

Page Numbers: 480-490

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