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Hourglass Dolphin
Hourglass Dolphin
A rare look at the Hourglass Dolphin
Hourglass Dolphin size
Size compared to an average human
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Suborder: Whippomorpha
Infraorder: Cetacea
Parvorder: Odontoceti
Family: Delphinidae
Genus: Lagenorhynchus
Species: L. cruciger
Binomial name
Lagenorhynchus cruciger
(Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Hourglass Dolphin range
Range of L. cruciger

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References

  1. ^ Hammond, P.S., Bearzi, G., Bjørge, A., Forney, K., Karczmarski, L., Kasuya, T., Perrin, W.F., Scott, M.D., Wang, J.Y., Wells, R.S. & Wilson, B. (2008). Lagenorhynchus cruciger. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 March 2009. Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of least concern

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