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delphinapterinæ

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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A subfamily of Delphinidæ, containing the beluga or white whale (Delphinapterus) and the narwhal (Monodon), as together contrasted with other delphinoids collectively. They have the cervical vertebræ all distinct, and not more than 6 phalanges in any digit.

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