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New species of dolphin discovered in Australia

A new species of humpback dolphin has been discovered swimming in the waters off the northern coast of Australia.

Published: 30th October 2013 02:33 PM  |   Last Updated: 30th October 2013 02:35 PM   |  A+A-

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By PTI

A new species of humpback dolphin has been discovered swimming in the waters off the northern coast of Australia.

The humpback dolphin grows up to eight feet in length and ranges from dark gray to pink and/or white in colour.

The species generally inhabits coastal waters, deltas, estuaries, and occurs throughout the Indian and Pacific oceans to the coasts of Australia.

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