The melon-headed whale is a cetacean of the oceanic dolphin family (
Delphinidae). It is closely related to the pygmy killer whale and pilot whale, and ...
Peponocephala electra species guide. Melon-headed whales live in deep sub-
tropical waters. Like several other deep water species of whales, they are prone ...
Melon-headed whales underwater, photo (c) Deron Verbeck/Iamaquatic.com.
Melon-headed whales are a poorly-known tropical oceanic odontocete. They are
Find out what's known about Melon-Headed Whales, Peponocephala electra,
Mammalia, Cetacea, Delphinidae, including their world range and habitats, ...
With a length of around 10 ft. long the melon-headed whale is considered a mid-
sized dolphin. This species of dolphin prefers swimming in warm waters and ...
Range Description: Melon-headed whales have a pantropical distribution (
Perryman 2002). The distribution coincides almost exactly with that of the pygmy
Melon-headed whales on Oahu, descriptions and pictures of wild natural
The melon-headed whale is a large, moderately robust dolphin, with a rounded
head and no distinct beak. The body is elongated and the tail stock is slender.
What's in a name? Melon-headed Whales - an Oceanic Dolphin. Melon-headed
Whales are one of many species of marine mammal that are incorrectly or ...
Melon-headed whales are mostly dark grey, with a faint, darker gray cape that
narrows at the head on the dorsal side. Often, they have a distinct dark eye patch