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    • Delphinidae
  • Spanish
    • Delfines de océano
  • English
    • Ocean Dolphins

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Recent observations

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What

Ocean Dolphins Family Delphinidae

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 13, 2014 10:30 AM EST

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What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Observer

annikaml

Date

June 30, 2012 05:56 PM CDT

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What

Killer Whale Orcinus orca

Observer

lmgirls

Date

December 14, 2014 01:16 PM PST

Description

A pod of at least 7, 1-3 juveniles and 4-6 adults.

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What

Common Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

December 13, 2014

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What

Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops aduncus

Observer

ctnash

Date

April 4, 2006

Description

A pod of dolphins, some mothers with calves.

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Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops aduncus

Observer

ctnash

Date

April 4, 2006

Description

A pod seen swimming through the surf.

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Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops aduncus

Observer

ctnash

Date

November 11, 1986

Description

These dolphins are habituated to being fed by humans every morning.

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What

Common Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

December 4, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops aduncus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

November 1, 2014 11:42 AM AEDT

Description

Unmarked dark grey. No saddle behind the dorsal fins. A small pod of maybe 6-10 swimming leisurely by not far from shore.

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What

Bottlenosed Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Observer

cookebrianj

Date

November 28, 2014

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What

Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Observer

johnkarges

Date

May 21, 2012

Description

Pod of Bottlenose Dolphin at the intersection of the East Cut (west end) with the Laguna Madre.

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What

Ocean Dolphins Family Delphinidae

Observer

loloscheiner

Date

November 28, 2014 09:16 AM PST

Description

Skeletal dolphin remains?

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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.