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
Cephalorhynchus heavisidii (Gray, 1828). English: Heaviside's dolphin. German:
Heaviside-Delphin Spanish: Delfín del Cabo French: Céphalorhynque du Cap.
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 ...
The mission of the Namibian Dolphin Project: To assess the conservation status
of dolphins and whales in Namibian waters, especially the endemic Heaviside's ...
Heaviside's dolphins, Cephalorhynchus heavisidii, are a small, short-beaked
dolphin found only off the southwest coast of Africa (Namibia & South Africa).
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
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 ...
Aug 14, 2010 ... Thanks to the Dr. Ingrid Wiesel for choosing this amazing end for this Darting
Season 2010 of the Brown Hyena Research Project. The darting ...