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Noun1.Platanistidae - river dolphins
mammal family - a family of mammals
Odontoceti, suborder Odontoceti - toothed whales: dolphins; porpoises; sperm whales; beaked whales
river dolphin - any of several long-snouted usually freshwater dolphins of South America and southern Asia
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Hematological, plasmatic and urinary values of three species of cetaceans belonging to the family Platanistidae [Inia geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817); Platanista indi (Blyth, 1859); and Platanista gangetica (Roxburgh, 1801)].
Notes sur les holotypes de Inia geoffrensis geoffrensis (Blainville, 1817) et Inia geoffrensis boliviensis, (Dorbigny 1834), Cetacea, Platanistidae.