The Australian snubfin dolphin (Orcaella heinsohni) is a dolphin found off the
northern coasts of Australia. It closely resembles the Irrawaddy dolphin and was ...
Australian Snubfin Dolphins are characterised by a broadly rounded head that is
extremely mobile and usually has a visible neck crease (Beasley et al. 2005).
Orcaella heinsohni species guide - Closely related to the Irrawaddy dolphin, the
Australian snubfin dolphin is found in the shallow coastal waters and estuaries ...
Find out what's known about Australian Snubfin Dolphins, Orcaella heinsohni,
Mammalia, Cetacea, Delphinidae, including their world range and habitats, ...
As of 2005, Australia has its very own dolphin, the Snubfin Dolphin (Orcaella
heinsohni) – the first new dolphin species to be discovered in 56 years!
Aug 31, 2015 ... The Australian snubfin dolphin is a relatively small cetacean (dolphin and whale
family). Adults average 2 metres in length. It has a blunt, ...
Nov 14, 2014 ... This is the incredibly charming snubfin dolphin (Orcaella heinsohni), a rare and
little-studied species found all along Australia's tropical north ...
Range Description: Australian snubfin dolphins inhabit coastal, shallow waters of
the tropical and subtropical zones of Australia, and possibly some parts of New ...
Summary. A new species of dolphin was found in Australia's northern waters in
2005. The discovery of the Australian snubfin – previously thought to be an ...
The Australian snubfin dolphin resembles the Irrawaddy dolphin (O. brevirostris),
but, as opposed to its congener, the dorsal groove is absent. Furthermore, its ...