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Definition of Delphinoidea

Delphinoidea
Delphinoidea Del`phi*noi"de*a, n. pl. [NL.] (Zo["o]l.) The division of Cetacea which comprises the dolphins, porpoises, and related forms.

Meaning of Delphinoidea from wikipedia

- Delphinoidea is the largest group of toothed whales with 66 genera in 6 families. The largest living member of the superfamily is the killer whale, which...
- dolphins (Delphinidae) and porpoises (Phocoenidae) together comprise the Delphinoidea superfamily. Genetic evidence suggests the porpoises are more closely...
- Artiodactyla Infraorder Cetacea Parvorder Odontoceti toothed whales Superfamily Delphinoidea Family Phocoenidaeporpoises Genus †Haborophocoena H. toyoshimai Genus...
- (Delphinidae) and porpoises (Phocoenidae) together comprise the superfamily Delphinoidea, which are of likely monophyletic origin. Genetic evidence suggests the...
- class: Mammalia Order: Artiodactyla Infraorder: Cetacea Superfamily: Delphinoidea Family: Delphinidae Hybrid: Tursiops truncatus × Pseudorca cr****idens...
- whale (one species) Parvorder Odontoceti: toothed whales Superfamily Delphinoidea: oceanic dolphins, porpoises, and others Family Delphinidae: oceanic...
- and the pilot whales). Delphinidae is a family within the superfamily Delphinoidea, which also includes the porpoises (Phocoenidae) and the Monodontidae...
- four extant species: "Phocoena Cuvier 1816 (porpoise) Osteichthyes - Delphinoidea - Phocoenidae PaleoDB taxon number: 63542 Alternative spellings: Delphinus...
- common ancestor between 25 and 34 million years ago The superfamily Delphinoidea (which contains monodontids, dolphins and porpoises) split from other...
- the upper Miocene of ****an, and the phylogeny and paleobiogeography of Delphinoidea". Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 34 (3): 491–511. doi:10.1080/02724634...