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Grampus griseus (Risso's Dolphin)

Synonyms: Delphinus griseus; Delphinus rissoanus; Grampus rissoanus; Grampus stearnsii
Language: Spanish

Wikipedia Abstract

Risso's dolphin (Grampus griseus) is the only species of dolphin in the genus Grampus. It is commonly known as the Monk dolphin among Taiwanese fishermen.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
3
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
21
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 7.44
EDGE Score: 2.13

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  936.97 lbs (425.00 kg)
Diet [2]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Piscivore
Diet - Fish [2]  50 %
Diet - Invertibrates [2]  50 %
Forages - Marine [2]  100 %
Gestation [1]  1 year
Litter Size [1]  1
Maximum Longevity [1]  43 years

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Prey / Diet

Prey / Diet Overlap

Consumers

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Baiji Dolphinarium, Inst. of Hydrobiol
Kamogawa Sea World

Range Map

Distribution

East Pacific; Eastern Atlantic Ocean; Indo-West Pacific; Western Atlantic Ocean;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
2Hamish Wilman, Jonathan Belmaker, Jennifer Simpson, Carolina de la Rosa, Marcelo M. Rivadeneira, and Walter Jetz. 2014. EltonTraits 1.0: Species-level foraging attributes of the world's birds and mammals. Ecology 95:2027
3Diet of Risso’s dolphin (Grampus griseus) in the western Mediterranean Sea, CARMEN BLANCO, M ÁNGELES RADUÁN and JUAN ANTONIO RAGA, SCIENTIA MARINA 70 (3) September 2006, 407-411, Barcelona (Spain)
4Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
5Food Web Relationships of Northern Puget Sound and the Strait of Juan de Fuca : a Synthesis of the Available Knowledge, Charles A. Simenstad, Bruce S. Miller, Carl F. Nyblade, Kathleen Thornburgh, and Lewis J. Bledsoe, EPA-600 7-29-259 September 1979
6CephBase - Cephalopod (Octopus, Squid, Cuttlefish and Nautilus) Database
7Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Protected Areas provided by Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators.
Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
Specially protected natural territories of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation
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