Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Delphinidae
  • Spanish
    • Delfines de océano
  • English
    • Ocean Dolphins

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Risso's Dolphin Grampus griseus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

May 21, 2015

Description

Larger, paler dolphins than I normally see off the cliffs. From a distance I could discern any beak.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Observer

dpom

Date

May 21, 2015 02:01 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Indo-pacific bottlenose dolphin Tursiops aduncus

Observer

gilert

Date

May 16, 2015

Tags

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Orca Orcinus orca

Observer

alyxl

Date

May 6, 2015 05:51 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Pod of Orcas in the Salish Sea. They are the T064's and are a family or two brothers, two sisters and a calf. The one male, Chainsaw, is one of the biggest mammal eating orcas around the BC coast.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Delfines de océano Family Delphinidae

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Cancún, Quintana Roo. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos

Photos / Sounds

What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Observer

jansonjones

Date

April 18, 2015 02:36 PM EDT

Description

Tursiops truncatus, the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin; Volusia county, Florida; 18 April 2015. http://phostracks.com.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Date

September 28, 2014 11:05 AM BST

Tags

SWF

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Date

September 28, 2014 08:52 AM BST

Tags

SWF

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Date

October 14, 2014 11:19 AM BST

Tags

SWF

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Date

October 14, 2014 11:11 AM BST

Tags

SWF

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Date

October 14, 2014 10:50 AM BST

Tags

SWF

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Date

October 14, 2014 10:28 AM BST

Tags

SWF
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Description from Wikipedia

Oceanic dolphins are members of the cetacean family Delphinidae. These marine mammals are related to whales and porpoises. They are found worldwide, mostly in the shallower seas of the continental shelves. As the name implies, these dolphins tend to be found in the open seas, unlike the river dolphins, although a few species such as the Irrawaddy dolphin are coastal or riverine.

No range data available.