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Hector's dolphin (Cephalorhynchus hectori)

Status

ESA Endangered - Maui dolphin subspecies (Cephalorhynchus hectori maui)
ESA Threatened - South Island Hector's dolphin subspecies (C. hectori hectori)

Taxonomy

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Cetacea
Family: Delphinidae
Genus: Cephalorhynchus
Species: hectori

Key Documents

(All documents are in PDF format.)
Title Federal Register Date
Final Rule to list Maui dolphin as endangered and South Island Hector's dolphin as threatened under the ESA 82 FR 43701 09/19/2017
Proposed Rule to list Maui dolphin as endangered and South Island Hector's dolphin as threatened under the ESA 81 FR 64110 09/19/2016
Status Review of Hector's Dolphin   2017

90-Day Finding on a Petition to List Multiple Species and Subpopulations of Marine Mammals under the ESA

79 FR 9880 02/21/2014

More Information

Updated: September 19, 2017