genus Delphinus


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Noun1.genus Delphinus - type genus of the Delphinidae
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
common dolphin, Delphinus delphis - black-and-white dolphin that leaps high out of the water;
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Evidence for two species of common dolphins (Genus delphinus) from the eastern North Pacific.
A few references for readers interested in additional information on marine mammal biodiversity include: 1) "The plight of the 'forgotten' whales", Oceanus 32(1):5-11, by the three authors of this article, 1989; 2) "Evidence for two species of common dolphins (genus Delphinus) from the eastern North Pacific," Los Angeles County Museum Contributions in Science, 442:1-35, by J.
Undersea topography and distribution of dolphins of the genus Delphinus in the Southern California Bight.