Tricks to recognize a Humpback Dolphin
How can we recognize a Humpback dolphin?
Length: adult 2-3m
Colour: Grey, paler ventrally
Slow swimmers, often difficult to approach, do not often bow-ride or breach. The Indian Ocean species has a characteristic surfacing routine, in which the long rostrum rises steeply out of the water before the rest of the head.
Seasonality: Present year round