APHOTOMARINE

An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that is found in the coastal waters
and rockpools of south-west England. Images by David Fenwick.

Marine Mammal and Cetacean Images (Marine Mammals)
Dolphins, Porpoises and Whales (Cetaceans)

Cetacea (Infraorder) > Mysticeti (Superfamily) > Balaenopteridae (Family)

Balaenoptera
Balaenoptera physalus (Linnaeus, 1758)
- Fin or Finback whale (stranding)

Cetacea (Infraorder) > Odontoceti (Superfamily) > Delphinidae (Family)

Delphinus
Delphinus delphis Linnaeus, 1758
- Short-beaked common dolphin or Common dolphin

Tursiops
Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821)
- Common bottlenose dolphin

Cetacea (Infraorder) > Odontoceti (Superfamily) > Phocoenidae (Family)

Phocoena
Phocoena phocoena (Linnaeus, 1758)
- Harbour or Common Porpoise (stranding)

Cetacea (Infraorder) > Odontoceti (Superfamily) > Ziphiidae (Family)

Ziphius
Ziphius cavirostris - Cuvier's beaked whale (stranding)

Other Mammals

Carnivora (Order) > Caniformia (Suborder) > Pinnipedia (Infraorder) > Phocidae (Family)

Halichoerus
Halichoerus grypus (Fabricius, 1791)
- Atlantic Grey Seal

Halichoerus grypus (Fabricius, 1791)
- Atlantic Grey Seal (pups pre-rescue)

Carnivora (Order) > Caniformia (Suborder) >
Mustelidae (Family)

Lutra
Lutra lutra (Linnaeus, 1758)
- Common or European otter kit (dead stranding)

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