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Australian snubfin dolphin


The Australian snubfin dolphin (Orcaella heinsohni) is a dolphin found off the northern coasts of Australia. It closely resembles the Irrawaddy dolphin and was ...

Snubfin dolphins | wwf


The highly social snubfin dolphin is a relatively small species that lives only in the waters of northern Australia. It grows to between 1.5 and 2.7 metres in length ...

Australian snubfin dolphin (Department of Environment and ...


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, ...

Australian Snubfin Dolphin Species Guide - WDC


Orcaella heinsohni species guide - Closely related to the Irrawaddy dolphin, the Australian snubfin dolphin is found in the shallow coastal waters and estuaries ...

CMS: Orcaella heinsohni, Australian snubfin dolphin


The Australian snubfin dolphin resembles the Irrawaddy dolphin (O. brevirostris), but, as opposed to its congener, the dorsal groove is absent. Furthermore, its ...

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Nov 4, 2011 ... Australian Snubfin Dolphins in the waters of Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm.

Orcaella heinsohni (Australian Snubfin Dolphin) - IUCN Red List


Range Description: Australian snubfin dolphins inhabit coastal, shallow waters of the tropical and subtropical zones of Australia, and possibly some parts of New ...

Discovering Australia's snubfin dolphin | WWF


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 ...

ADW: Orcaella heinsohni: INFORMATION


Australian snubfin dolphins, Orcaella heinsohni, are native to Australian and Oriental coastal waters surrounding the Sahul shelf. They are found as far north as ...

Australian Snubfin Dolphin - Whale Facts


Little information is known regarding the Australian snubfin dolphin as observations of this species are rare. Scientific research has pointed out that the  ...

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Australian Snubfin Dolphins, Orcaella heinsohni ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Australian Snubfin Dolphins, Orcaella heinsohni, Mammalia, Cetacea, Delphinidae, including their world range and habitats, ...

Orcaella heinsohni — Australian Snubfin Dolphin


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).

The Snubfin Dolphin - Australia's own! | The Wilderness Society


3 days ago ... As of 2005, Australia has its very own dolphin, the Snubfin Dolphin (Orcaella heinsohni) – the first new dolphin species to be discovered in 56 ...