Marine Mammals of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands

Cetacea Balaenidae Balaena mysticetus bowhead whale
Cetacea Balaenidae Eubalaena glacialis right whale
Cetacea Balaenoptera Balaenoptera acutorostrata minke whale
Cetacea Balaenoptera Balaenoptera borealis sei whale
Cetacea Balaenoptera Balaenoptera physalus fin whale
Cetacea Balaenoptera Balaenoptera musculus blue whale
Cetacea Delphinidae Globicephala macrorhynchus pilot whale
Cetacea Delphinidae Lagenorhynchus obliquidens Pacific white-sided dolphin
Cetacea Delphinidae Lissodelphis borealis right whale dolphin
Cetacea Delphinidae Orcinus orca killer whale
Cetacea Delphinidae Grampus griseus Risso's dolphin
Cetacea Delphinidae Kogia breviceps pygmy sperm whale
Cetacea Delphinidae Kogia simus dwarf sperm whale
Cetacea Delphinidae Pseudorca crassidens false killer whale
Cetacea Delphinidae Ziphius cavirostris goose-beaked whale
Cetacea Delphinidae Tursiops truncatus bottle-nosed dolphin
Cetacea Delphinidae Stenella longirostris pantropical spinner dolphin
Cetacea Delphinidae Stenella attenuata bridled dolphin
Cetacea Delphinidae Delphinus delphis common dolphin
Cetacea Eschrichtiidae Eschrichtius robustus gray whale
Cetacea Monodontidae Delphiapterus leucas beluga
Cetacea Phocoenidae Phocoena phocoena common porpoise
Cetacea Phocoenidae Phocoenoides dalli Dall porpoise
Cetacea Physeteridae Physeter catodon sperm whale
Cetacea Ziphiidae Berardius baridii giant bottle-nosed whale
Cetacea Ziphiidae Mesoplodon stejnegeri beaked whale
Pinnipedia Odobenidae Odobenus rosmarus walrus
Pinnipedia Otariidae Callorhinus ursinus northern fur seal
Pinnipedia Otariidae Eumetopias jubatus Stellar sea lion
Pinnipedia Otariidae Zalophus californianus California sea lion
Pinnipedia Phocidae Erignathus barbatus beared seal
Pinnipedia Phocidae Mirounga angustirostris elephant seal
Pinnipedia Phocidae Phoca fasciata ribbon seal
Pinnipedia Phocidae Phoca hispida ringed seal (nerpa)
Pinnipedia Phocidae Phoca largha spotted seal (larga)
Pinnipedia Phocidae Phoca vitulina harbor seal
* = domesticated or introduced        
From: Nowak, Ronald M. (1999) Walker's Mammals of the World, 6th ed. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore and London        

Last Updated on 2/20/01