Digital Whale Museum

Let’s listen to the sounds of the cetaceans.

Listen to the sounds that the cetaceans create.

Common bottlenose dolphin

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Tursiops truncates
Maximum length: 3.8 m
They live in warm seas of temperate and tropical waters.

Rough-toothed dolphin

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Steno bredanensis
Maximum length: 2.8 m
They live in tropical and temperate waters around the world.

Short-finned pilot whale

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Globicephala macrorhynchus
Maximum length: 6.1 m
They live in tropical and warm temperate waters around the world.

Narrow-ridged finless porpoise

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Neophocaena asiaeorientalis
Maximum length 1.9 m
They are found off of the eastern coast of China, the Korean peninsula, and the coastal waters of Japan.

Humpback whale

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Megaptera novaeangliae
Maximum length: 16 m
They are found in all major oceans.