Species Profile

Pacific White-sided Dolphin

Scientific Name: Lagenorhynchus obliquidens
Taxonomy Group: Mammals
COSEWIC Range: Pacific Ocean
COSEWIC Assessment Date and Status Change: April 1990
COSEWIC Status: Not at Risk
COSEWIC Status Criteria:
COSEWIC Reason for Designation: This species is an abundant permanent resident of the pelagic waters off the west coast of Canada and a regular visitor to inshore waters.
COSEWIC History of Status Designation: Designated Not at Risk in April 1990.
SARA Status: No Schedule, No Status
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