Common Dolphin

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Short-beaked common dolphin (delphinus delphis)

Short-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) off the coast of southern California.

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Common dolphin (Delphinus genus)

Despite the historic practice of lumping the entire Delphinus genus into a single species, these widely distributed dolphins exhibit a wide variety of size, shape and colour. Indeed over the past few decades over 20 distinct species in the genus have been proposed. Scientists in California in the 1960s concluded that there were two species - the long-beaked and short-beaked. This analysis was essentially confirmed by a more in-depth genetic study in the 1990s. This study also suggested that…

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Common Dolphin

These delightful guys were another big highlight of the trip for me. One of the stops on Saturday yielded close to 50 Common Dolphins, lots of albatrosses and shearwaters and 5 or 10 seals rolling around in the water. At one point, we had 12 dolphins bow-riding as Julian and I stood leaning off the bow. A magical experience. Capturing them was another matter though, as predicting where they would surface was quite hard! I was quite lucky to get this one as it came out of the water. A few of…

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Common Dolphins Azores

All images taken under a special permit granted by the Regiao Autonoma Dos Acores, Secretaria Regional Do Ambiente E Do Mar, Dreccao Regional do Ambiente. All images taken under a special permit granted by the Regiao Autonoma Dos Acores, Secretaria Regional Do Ambiente E Do Mar, Dreccao Regional do Ambiente. All images taken under a special permit granted by the Regiao Autonoma Dos Acores, Secretaria Regional Do Ambiente E Do Mar, Dreccao Regional do Ambiente. All images taken under a…

Common Dolphin Eating a Sardine, taken by Paul Cowell Orcas, National Geographic, Dolphin Facts, Common Dolphin, Wale, Deep Blue Sea, Ocean Creatures, Killer Whales, Whales

Common Dolphin Eating a Sardine, during annual migration

This was taken in South Africa, just of the Mboyti coast, during the annual sardine migration The sardine run of southern Africa occurs between May and July when millions of sardines - or more specifically the Southern African pilchard Sardinops sagax - spawn in the cool waters of the Agulhas Bank and move northward along the east coast of South Africa. Their sheer numbers create a feeding frenzy along the coastline. The run, containing millions of individual sardines, occurs when a current…

Dolphins charging bait ball By Alexander Safonov Worlds Cutest Animals, Dolphin Photos, Common Dolphin, Underwater Animals, Life Under The Sea, Life Aquatic, Deep Blue Sea, Great White Shark, Ocean Creatures

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Long-beaked common dolphins try to save dying companion (copyright Doug Perrine / NPL) Common Dolphin, Animal Behaviour, Manatees, Green Earth, Delphine, Sea Turtles, Cross Stitch Kits, Whales, Sea Creatures

Dolphins try to save dying companion

A group of common dolphins are seen for the first time trying to aid a dying companion.