Common Dolphin

Common Dolphin

Common Dolphin (Delphinus delphis). There are two species of dolphins that fall into the category of Common Dolphin. The Short-Beaked Common Dolphin and the Long-Beaked Common Dolphin that are recognized

Hector’s Dolphin

Hector’s Dolphin

Hector’s Dolphin (Cephalorhynchus hectori). One of the rarest of all dolphins in the world is the Hector’s Dolphin. It is also classified as one of the smallest marine dolphins.

Killer Whale

Killer Whale

Killer Whale (Orcinus Orca). They are the largest member of that dolphin family, scientifically called the Delphinidae. You may hear the Killer Whale commonly referred to as the Orca.

Striped Dolphin

Striped Dolphin

Striped Dolphin (Stenella coeruleoalba). As their name indicates, stiped dolphins have an identifiable striped pattern on their body. They are blue with white stripes that are found on the lateral body areas as well as the dorsal.

Risso’s Dolphin

Risso’s Dolphin

Risso’s Dolphin Facts (Grampus griseus). The square design of the head is one of the telling signs of the Risso’s Dolphin. They have a long dorsal fin as well as flippers that are recurved and pointed but also elongated.

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