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Old Monday 9th July 2018, 16:38   #1
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Dolphins Azores

Seen a couple of weeks ago from the Terceira-Graciosa ferry. Are they Risso's Dolphins?
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Old Monday 9th July 2018, 18:53   #2
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Also a fish

Barred Hogfish I think.
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Old Monday 9th July 2018, 19:07   #3
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And another

Fish 2
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Old Monday 9th July 2018, 20:20   #4
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Seen a couple of weeks ago from the Terceira-Graciosa ferry. Are they Risso's Dolphins?
I'd say so. Colour and patterning fit, as do the extreme falcate dorsals.

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They look good for Risso's
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Old Tuesday 10th July 2018, 07:43   #6
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