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Sagmatias cruciger Quoy and Gaimard 1824 (dolphin)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Delphinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63814

Alternative combinations: Delphinus cruciger, Lagenorhynchus cruciger

Synonyms: Delphinus albigena Quoy and Gaimard 1824 (no. 129343), Delphinus bivittatus Lesson and Garnot 1826 (no. 307824), Delphinus breviceps Jacquinot and Pucheran 1853 (no. 102681), Electra clancula Gray 1849 (no. 119926), Electra clanculus Gray 1849 (no. 102871), Lagenorhynchus breviceps Jacquinot and Pucheran 1853 (no. 102682), Lagenorhynchus clanculus Gray 1849 (no. 102680), Lagenorhynchus posidonia Philippi 1893 (no. 146467), Lagenorhynchus thicolea breviceps Jacquinot and Pucheran 1853 (no. 146468), Phocaena posidonia Philippi 1893 (no. 146466)

Belongs to Sagmatias according to W. F. Perrin et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Sagmatias australis, Sagmatias obscurus

Type specimens:

  • Sagmatias cruciger: none designated
  • Delphinus albigena:
  • Delphinus bivittatus:
  • Delphinus breviceps:
  • Electra clanculus:
  • Phocaena posidonia:

Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore-carnivore