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Stenella Gray 1866 (dolphin)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Delphinidae

Alternative spelling: Steno (Stenella)

Invalid subtaxa: Clymene Gray 1864, Clymenia Gray 1864, Delphinus (Clymene) Gray 1864, Delphinus attenuatus Gray 1843 [nomen dubium], Fretidelphis Iredale and Troughton 1934, Micropia Gray 1868, Prodelphinus Van Beneden and Gervais 1880

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1866. Notes on the skulls of dolphins, or bottlnose whales, in the British Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1866:211-216

Parent taxon: Delphininae according to I. Agnarsson and L. J. May-Collado 2008

Sister taxa: Delphinus, Sagmatias, Sousa

Subtaxa: Clymene (Euphrosyne), Stenella clymene, Stenella coeruleoalba, Stenella frontalis, Stenella kabatensis, Stenella longirostris, Stenella rayi

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Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore