common dolphin

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Related to Delphinus capensis: Delphinus delphis, Arabian Common Dolphin
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Noun1.common dolphin - black-and-white dolphin that leaps high out of the watercommon dolphin - black-and-white dolphin that leaps high out of the water;
dolphin - any of various small toothed whales with a beaklike snout; larger than porpoises
genus Delphinus, Delphinus - type genus of the Delphinidae
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Abstract.--Blubber progesterone levels were measured in biopsy samples and used to predict the pregnancy status of 507 female common dolphins (204 long-beaked common dolphins, Delphinus capensis, and 303 short-beaked common dolphins, D.
The ENSO index was included as a predictor for northern right whale, long-beaked common (Delphinus capensis), and Risso's dolphins.
The survey, conducted by the Kagoshima Aquarium using aircraft and ships in January and November last year, confirmed 476 Indian Ocean bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus) and long-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus capensis), aquarium officials said.
Sets of photos of long- beaked common dolphins (Delphinus capensis) obtained opportunistically in the Santa Barbara Channel, San Pedro Channel, and Santa Monica Bay are analyzed and used to compare prevalence of X.
Four cetacean species are newly reported hosts for Xenobalanus: Bryde's whale (Balaenoptera edeni), long-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus capensis), humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae), and spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris).