The hourglass dolphin (Lagenorhynchus cruciger) is a small dolphin in the family
Delphinidae that inhabits Antarctic and subantarctic waters. The dolphin has ...
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Lagenorhynchus cruciger (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824). English: Hourglass dolphin.
German: Stundenglas-Delphin Spanish: Delfín cruzado. French: Dauphin ...
The hourglass dolphin is a rare species of dolphin that can be found swimming in
the Antarctic and Sub Antarctic oceans. This dolphin is so rare in fact that it is ...
Oct 17, 2004 ... HISTORY. Hourglass dolphins were not given a classification until 1824 and
were originally classified as Delphinus cruciger. The word cruciger ...
The hourglass dolphin's body is short and stocky, while the dorsal fin is tall and
curved, sometimes even appearing bent towards the body in adult males.
Facts about Hourglass Dolphin, The Hourglass dolphin, sometimes called the
sea cow, lives in the Antarctic Ocean. "Scientific name for Hourglass Dolphin is ...
Sep 4, 2015 ... The "hourglass dolphin" is a small dolphin in the family Delphinidae that inhabits
Antarctic and subantarctic waters. The dolphin has rarely ...
Dec 5, 2011 ... Stunning video of hourglass dolphins as we sailed across the Southern Ocean
from the Falklands to South Georgia on the Golden Fleece.
Range Description: Hourglass dolphins are distributed in a circumpolar pattern in
the higher latitudes of the southern oceans (Goodall 1997; Goodall et al. 1997 ...