California Cetaceans by Scientific Name

Can you identify these species of dolphins and whales by their scientific name?

Scientific NameCommon Name
Ornicus Orca
Balaenoptera physalus
Megaptera novaeangliae
Balaenoptera musculus
Tursiops Truncatus
Physeter macrocephalus
Scientific NameCommon Name
Eschrichtius robustus
Delphinus delphis
Balaenoptera acutorostrata
Phocoena phocoena
Delphinus capensis
Grampus griseus
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  • HINT: All species in this quiz can be found in California!
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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017

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