Commerson’s dolphin (Cephalorhynchus commersonii)

Also known as: Piebald dolphin
  
French: Dauphin De Commerson
Spanish: Delfín De Commerson, Jacobita, Tunina Overa
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCetartiodactyla
FamilyDelphinidae
GenusCephalorhynchus (1)
Top facts

Classified as Data Deficient (DD) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

Information on the Commerson’s dolphin is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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  1. IUCN Red List (September, 2008)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
  2. CITES (September, 2008)
    http://www.cites.org