A newly discovered species of humpback dolphin has been seen swimming off the northern Australia coast, an international team of scientists reported this week. All humpback dolphins have a characteristic hump just below the dorsal fin, but there are several distinct species in this family of marine mammals, the scientists found. While the Atlantic humpback dolphin has been recognized as a ...
Newly-discovered species of humpback dolphins can grow up to 8 feet long, live off Australia's northern coast
Scientists expressed "surprise and delight" Thursday after a new humpback dolphin species was identified off northern Australia, with genetic mapping singling out an animal not previously known to science. A global team led by the US-based Wildlife Conservation Society made the discovery after examining almost 200 dead dolphins and tissue specimens from live animals across the four Atlantic ...
Veronica Linares (UPI) -- An unknown species of humpback dolphins has surfaced in Australia.
NEW YORK, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- A type of humpback dolphin inhabiting the waters off northern Australia is a species new to science, wildlife experts say.
Researchers have announced the discovery of a new species of humpback dolphin off Australia's northern coast.
Scientists have identified a new species of humpback dolphin that lives in the waters north of Australia. There are many types of dolphin in the world, but one type in particular ? the humpback dolphin ? has been giving scientists ? Continue reading ?
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