Map_thumbnail_large_font

Sousa chinensis ssp. taiwanensis 

Scope: Global
Language: English
Status_ne_offStatus_dd_offStatus_lc_offStatus_nt_offStatus_vu_offStatus_en_offStatus_cr_onStatus_ew_offStatus_ex_off

Translate page into:

Bibliography [top]

Araujo, C.C., Wang, J.Y., Hung, S.K., White, B.N. and Brito, D. 2014. Viability of the critically endangered eastern Taiwan Strait population of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins, Sousa chinensis. . Endangered Species Research 24: 263-271.

Chang, C.H., Yao, C.J., Yu, H.Y., Liao, Y.C., Jang-Liaw, N.H., Tsai, C.L. and Shao, K.T. 2014. A molecular forensic method for identifying species composition of processed marine mammal meats. . Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine 23: 65-69.

Clarke, S.C., Jackson, A.P. and Neff, J. 2000. Development of a risk assessment methodology for evaluating potential impacts associated with contaminated mud disposal in the marine environment. Chemosphere 41: 69-76.

Dares, L.E., Hoffman, J.M., Yang, S.C. and Wang, J.Y. 2014. Habitat characteristics of the critically endangered Taiwanese humpback dolphins (Sousa chinensis) of the eastern Taiwan Strait. Aquatic Mammals 40: 368-374.

Dungan, S.Z., Hung, S.K., Wang, J.Y. and White, B.N. 2012. Two social communities in the Pearl River Estuary population of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins (Sousa chinensis). Canadian Journal of Zoology 90(7): 1031-1043.

Dungan, S.Z., Riehl, K.N., Wee, A. and Wang, J.Y. 2012. A review of the impacts of anthropogenic activities on the critically endangered eastern Taiwan Strait Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins. Journal of Marine Animals and their Ecology 4(2): 3-9.

Dungan, S.Z., Wang, J.Y., Yang, S.-C., Araújo, C.C. and White, B.N. 2016. Social structure in a critically endangered Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin (Sousa chinensis) population. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 26: 517-529.

Huang, S.L., Chang, W.L., Karczamarski, L. 2014. Population trends and vulnerability of humpback dolphins Sousa chinensis off the west coast of Taiwan. Endangered Species Research 26: 147-159.

IUCN. 2017. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2017-3. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 7 December 2017).

Jefferson, T.A. 2000. Population biology of the Indo-Pacific Hump-backed Dolphin in Hong Kong waters. Wildlife Monographs 144: 1–65.

Jefferson, T.A. and Karczmarski, L. 2001. Sousa chinensis. Mammalian Species (American Society of Mammalogists) 655: 9pp.

Parsons, E.C.M. 1997. Sewage pollution in Hong Kong: implications for the health and conservation of local cetaceans. Final report to Friends of the Earth, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.

Parsons, E.C.M. 2004. The potential impacts of pollution on humpback dolphins – with a case study on the Hong Kong population. Aquatic Mammals 30: 18–37.

Ross, G.J.B. 2002. Humpback dolphins Sousa chinensis, S. plumbea and S. teuszii. In: W.F. Perrin, B. Würsig and J.G.M. Thewissen (eds), Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals, pp. 585-589. Academic Press.

Ross, G.J.B., Heinsohn, G.E. and Cockcroft, V.G. 1994. Humpback Dolphins Sousa chinensis (Osbeck, 1765), Sousa plumbea (G. Cuvier, 1829) and Sousa teuszii (Kukenthal, 1892). In: S.H. Ridgway and R. Harrison (eds) Handbook of Marine Mammals. Volume 5: The First Book of Dolphins, pp. 23–42. Academic Press, London.

Ross, P.S., Dungan, S.Z., Hung, S.K., Jefferson, T.A., MacFarquhar, C., Perrin, W.F., Riehl, K.N., Slooten, E., Tsai, J., Wang, J.Y., White, B.N., Würsig, B., Yang, S.C. and Reeves, R.R. 2010. Averting the baiji syndrome: conserving habitat for critically endangered dolphins in Eastern Taiwan Strait. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 20: 685-694.

Slooten, E., Wang, J.Y., Dungan, S.Z., Forney, K.A., Hung, S.K., Jefferson, T.A., Riehl, K.N., Rojas-Bracho, L., Ross. P.S., Wee, A., Winkler, R, Yang, S.C. and Chen, A. 2013. Impacts of fisheries on the Critically Endangered humpback dolphin (Sousa chinensis) population in the eastern Taiwan Strait. Endangered Species Research 22: 99-114.

Taylor, B.L., Chivers, S.J., Larese, J. and Perrin, W. 2007. Generation Length and Percent Mature Estimates for IUCN Assessments of Cetaceans. Administrative report LJ-07-01 available from Southwest Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, 8604 La Jolla Shores Dr., La Jolla, CA 92038, USA.

Wang, J.Y. and Araújo-Wang, C. 2017 (in press). Severe mutilation of a Critically Endangered Taiwanese humpback dolphin (Sousa chinensis taiwanensis) by fishing gear. . Disease of Aquatic Organisms.

Wang, J.Y. and Yang, S.C. 2011. Evidence for year-round occurrence of the eastern Taiwan Strait Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins (Sousa chinensis) in the waters off western Taiwan. Marine Mammal Science 27: 652-658.

Wang, J.Y., Hung, S.K. and Yang, S.-C. 2004a. Records of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins, Sousa chinensis (Osbeck, 1765), from the waters of western Taiwan. Aquatic Mammals 30: 189-196.

Wang, J.Y., Hung, S.K., Yang, S.C., Jefferson, T.A. and Secchi, E.R. 2008. Population differences in the pigmentation of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins, Sousa chinensis, in Chinese waters. Mammalia 72: 302-308.

Wang, J.Y., Riehl, K.N. Klein, M.N., Javdan, S., Hoffman, J.M., Dungan, S.Z., Dares, L.E. and Araújo-Wang, C. 2016. Biology and conservation of the Taiwanese humpback dolphin, Sousa chinensis taiwanensis. Advances in Marine Biology Series: Conservation of the Humpback Dolphins (Sousa spp.) 73: 91-117.

Wang, J.Y., Riehl, K.N., Yang, S.C. and Araújo-Wang, C. 2017 (in press). Unsustainable human-induced injuries to the Critically Endangered Taiwanese humpback dolphins (Sousa chinensis taiwanensis). Marine Pollution Bulletin.

Wang, J.Y., Yang, S.C. and Hung, S.K. 2015. Diagnosability and description of a new subspecies of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin, Sousa chinensis (Osbeck, 1765), from the Taiwan Strait. Zoological Studies 54: 36.

Wang, J.Y., Yang, S.-C. and Reeves, R.R. 2004b. Report of the first workshop on conservation and research needs of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins, Sousa chinensis, in the waters of Taiwan. National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, Checheng, Pingtung County, Taiwan. 25-27 February 2004, Wuchi, Taiwan. 43 pp (English) + 37 pp (Chinese).

Wang, J.Y., Yang, S.C. and Reeves, R.R. 2007b. Report of the Second International Workshop on Conservation and Research Needs of the Eastern Taiwan Strait Population of Indo-Pacific Humpback Dolphins, Sousa chinensis. 4-7 September 2007, Changhua City, Taiwan. National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, Checheng, Pingtung County, Taiwan. 62 pp (English) + 54 pp (Chinese).

Wang, J.Y., Yang, S.C., Fruet, P.F. and Secchi, E.R. 2012. Mark-recapture analyses of the critically endangered eastern Taiwan Strait population of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins (Sousa chinensis): implications for conservation. Bulletin of Marine Science 88: 885-902.

Wang, J.Y., Yang, S.C., Hung, S.K. and Jefferson, T.A. 2007a. Distribution, abundance and conservation status of the eastern Taiwan Strait population of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins, Sousa chinensis. Mammalia 71: 157-165.

Yang, W.-C., Chang, W.-L., Kwong, K.-H., Yao, Y.-T. and Chou, L.S. 2013. Prevalence of epidermal conditions in critically endangered Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins (Sousa chinensis) from the waters of western Taiwan. Pakistan Veterinary Journal 33: 505-509.


Citation: Wang, J.Y. , Araujo-Wang, C., Perrin, W. & Braulik, G.T. 2017. Sousa chinensis ssp. taiwanensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T133710A50385374. . Downloaded on 16 December 2017.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided