Heaviside's dolphin (Cephalorhynchus heavisidii), sometimes called Haviside's
dolphin after its discoverer, is a small dolphin found off the coast of Namibia and
One of the most poorly known dolphins and also amongst the smallest,
Heaviside's dolphin has a blunt head, rounded, paddle-like flippers, and bold
However, common usage prevails and the species is generally known as
Heaviside's Dolphin. A preliminary study of animals from Namibia and South
Find out what's known about Heaviside's Dolphins, Cephalorhynchus heavisidii,
Mammalia, Cetacea, Delphinidae, including their world range and habitats, ...
Measuring in at 6 ft. long or less Heaviside's dolphin is a fairly small species of
dolphin that can be found living off the southwest coast of Africa. Sometimes ...
Sep 20, 2013 ... The Heaviside dolphin has never made a debut on television before, yet it
spends its time frolicking in the waves off Sea Point, right under the ...
Heaviside's dolphins, Cephalorhynchus heavisidii, are a small, short-beaked
dolphin found only off the southwest coast of Africa (Namibia & South Africa).
The mission of the Namibian Dolphin Project: To assess the conservation status
of dolphins and whales in Namibian waters, especially the endemic Heaviside's ...
Adult Heaviside's dolphins typically weigh between 60 and 70 kg, with an
average body length of 1.74 m. Maximum girth is roughly 67% of the length of the
May 9, 2014 ... Heaviside-Dolphin In 1828, in a short paper in the journal Spicilegia Zoologica,
British zoologist John Edward Gray reported six "new and ...