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Cephalorhynchus commersoni Lacépède 1804 (dolphin)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Delphinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 64537

Alternative combinations: Cephalorhynchus commersonii, Delphinus commersonii

Synonym: Lagenorhynchus floweri Moreno 1892 (taxon 129228)

Full reference: B. Lacépède. 1804. Histoire Naturelle des Cetacees

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

Sister taxa: Cephalorhynchus eutropia, Cephalorhynchus heavisidii, Cephalorhynchus hectori

Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore-carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): humerus length 58.0, scapula length 117.0

Estimated body mass: 55.8 kg based on humerus length