CRRU Bottlenose Dolphin Photo-identification Archive

The following slides show the best right and left side dorsal fins of the most recapturable bottlenose dolphins recorded by the CRRU research team in the outer southern Moray Firth during the period 1997 to 2016 inclusive. 

The animals have been grouped into categories according to their respective sightings frequency (in terms of the number of recaptures made over multiple years). To view the individual records, simply select a category and then click on an individual image. Uisng the forward and backward keys on your keyboard, you can then browse through each of the records (note: the browser seems to work better in Mozilla or Chrome than Internet Explorer).

All data and images remain the copyright of the CRRU and any requests to use or reproduce this catalogue should be made in writing to

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