You might try looking on the Web. There has not been a lot of research
done on communication in this species itself, though a woman named
Denise Herzing has conducted a lot of work on spotteds. But try also
look for work on bottlenose dolphin communication, since a LOT has been
done there and some of it is probably applicable to other species. try
searching on "signature whistle" to start - dolphins seem to have unique
whistles which identify them from other members of the pod (kinda like
different voices in people).
Phillip J. Clapham, Ph.D. Large Whale Biology Program Northeast Fisheries Science Center 166 Water Street Woods Hole, MA 02543, U.S.A.
tel. 508 495-2316 fax 508 495-2066 email: email@example.com
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