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Common Dolphin

Photograph by: 
Peter Orchard

Despite its name it is not the most common species around the coast of Dorset.



Common Name Common Dolphin
Scientific Name Dolphinus delphis
Species Group Marine Mammals
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The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Notebook Distribution Map Sites List Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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