• A Hector Dolphin Rare Bank Peninsula Aka

    Image ID
    FOT559867
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Image Details
    Image File Attributes
    17.6 MB
    JPEG
    Image Dimensions
    9425 x 6275 px
    Image Print Size (at 300 ppi)
    798 x 531 mm
    31.4 x 20.9 in
    Visual Size @300ppi
    Keywords
    One of the smallest marine dolphins in the world, Hector's dolphins grow no more than 1.5 m in length. Only found in New Zealand's waters, this distinctive grey dolphin with black and white markings and a round dorsal fin is the most easily recognised species of dolphin in NZ.Hector's and Maui's dolphins are known to Māori by other names, including tutumairekurai Around 900 dolphins make their home around Banks Peninsula and they often come into Akaroa and Lyttelton Harbours.
    Uploader
    Rob Weaver
    Contributor
    Rob Weaver
    Date Taken
    2009-06-18
    Uploaded on
    2009-06-18
    Collection
    1**A New Zealand wild life
    Category
    Nature
    Sub Category
    Coastline
    Dominant colour
    #207080