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Presence of long-beaked common dolphins off central-western Venezuela, 2008-2011
Bolaños-Jiménez, J., G. Castro-Pérez, O. Herrera-Trujillo, L. Oviedo, D. Palacios, M.F. Puerto, L. Sánchez- Criollo, L. Sifontes, M.G. Silva-Hernández and A. Villarroel-Marín. In press. The presence of long-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus sp.) off central-western Venezuela. Anartia, Maracaibo, Venezuela

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The dataset includes both sighting and stranding records of Delphinus sp.
Two sightings on 25 Aug 2009 and 02 Sept 2011 are mixed-species aggregation with approx. 20 Atlantic spotted dolphins (Stenella frontalis) and with approx. 180 Atlantic spotted dolphins (S. frontalis), respectively.

Biology > Mammals
Marine, ASW, Venezuela,

Geographical coverage
ASW, Venezuela [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1 January 2008 - 2 September 2011

Taxonomic coverage
Delphinus capensis

Occurrence of biota

Sociedad Ecológica Venezolana Vida Marina (Sea Vida), moredata creator

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Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-04-22
Information last updated: 2015-04-23
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