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Tursiops Gervais 1855 (dolphin)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Delphinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36865

Full reference: P. Gervais. 1855. Histoire Naturelle des Mammiferes 1-344

Parent taxon: Delphininae according to F. G. Marx et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Astadelphis, Delphinina, Delphinus, Etruridelphis, Lagenodelphis, Septidelphis, Sousa, Stenella

Subtaxa: Tursiops aduncus, Tursiops astensis, Tursiops australis, Tursiops brochii, Tursiops erebennus, Tursiops osennae, Tursiops subridens, Tursiops truncatus

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Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore-carnivore