Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

Otago Museum is open in Level 1. We are using NZ Covid Tracer or Rippl for contact tracing, please download, or use our Wi-Fi on arrival.

Dusky dolphin, Lagenorhynchus obscurus, VT145

Physical Description

Skull of a dusky dolphin. No mandibles present. Jugals and pterygoids are missing in the basicranium. There are some remnants of cartilage and blubber in the facial area of the skull.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 150 x 190 x 350mm

All Rights Reserved