Scientific literature

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Title Year Authors Category Conservation Measure
Behavior of the Amazon dolphin, Inia geoffrensis (Blainville), in captivity 1964 Layne, J.N. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Observations on freshwater dolphins in the upper Amazon 1958 Layne, J.N. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Anatomical and Zoological Researches, Comprising an Account of the Zoological Results of the Two Expeditions to Western Yunnan in 1868 and 1875; and a Monograph of the two Cetacean Genera Platanista and Orcaella.Bernard Quaritich, Piccadilly, London, UK. 1879 Anderson, J. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Wanderings of a Naturalist in India: The Western Himalayas, and Cashmere 1867 Adams, A. L. Book Species knowledge and understanding
Delphinus gangeticus beschrieben von Heinrich Julius Lebeck zu Trankenbar 1801 Lebeck, H. J. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
An account of a new species of Delphinus, an inhabitant of the Ganges 1801 Roxburgh, W. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Population estimates of Amazonian river dolphins in the Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve before and after the “piracatinga” fishery moratorium Marmontel, M. Conference proceedings Research and monitoring, Fisheries management
Nepal National Water Policy 2077 (2019-2020) Nepal Government Law/Regulation Water management