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Burrunan dolphin

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The Burrunan dolphin (Tursiops australis) is a species of bottlenose dolphin found in parts of Victoria, Australia. [1]

21 relations: Aboriginal Australians, Boon wurrung, Bottlenose dolphin, Dorsal fin, Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, Gippsland Lakes, Haplotype, Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin, Kate Charlton-Robb, Latin, List of cetacean species, Marine biology, Monash University, PLOS, PLOS One, Port Phillip, Spencer Gulf, St Francis Island, Taungurong, Victoria (Australia), Woiwurrung language.

Aboriginal Australians

Aboriginal Australians are legally defined as people who are members "of the Aboriginal race of Australia" (indigenous to mainland Australia or to the island of Tasmania).

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Boon wurrung

The Boon wurrung, commonly written Bunurong, are Indigenous Australians of the Kulin nation, who occupy South-Central Victoria, Australia.

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Bottlenose dolphin

Bottlenose dolphins, the genus Tursiops, are the most common members of the family Delphinidae, the family of oceanic dolphin.

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Dorsal fin

A dorsal fin is a fin located on the back of most marine and freshwater vertebrates such as fishes, cetaceans (whales, dolphins, and porpoises), and the (extinct) ichthyosaur.

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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

The Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act) is an Act of the Parliament of Australia that provides a framework for protection of the Australian environment, including its biodiversity and its natural and culturally significant places.

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Gippsland Lakes

The Gippsland Lakes are a network of lakes, marshes and lagoons in east Gippsland, Victoria, Australia covering an area of about.

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A haplotype (haploid genotype) is a group of alleles in an organism that are inherited together from a single parent.

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Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin

The Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops aduncus) is a species of bottlenose dolphin.

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Kate Charlton-Robb

Dr Kate Charlton-Robb, grew up on the Mornington Peninsula is an Australian zoologist, molecular genetist, Founding Director & Principal Researcher of the, who, along with colleagues, declared in 2011 a new species of the genus Tursiops, and formally named it Tursiops australis.

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Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.

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List of cetacean species

Cetaceans – whales, dolphins and porpoises – are placental marine mammals.

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Marine biology

Marine biology is the scientific study of marine life, organisms in the sea.

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Monash University

Monash University is a public research university based in Melbourne, Australia.

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PLOS (for Public Library of Science) is a nonprofit open access science, technology and medicine publisher, innovator and advocacy organization with a library of open access journals and other scientific literature under an open content license.

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PLOS One (stylized PLOS ONE, and formerly PLoS ONE) is a peer-reviewed open access scientific journal published by the Public Library of Science (PLOS) since 2006.

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Port Phillip

Port Phillip (also commonly referred to as Port Phillip Bay or (locally) just The Bay), is a large bay in southern Victoria, Australia; it is the location of Melbourne.

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Spencer Gulf

The Spencer Gulf is the westernmost of two large inlets on the southern coast of Australia, in the state of South Australia, facing the Great Australian Bight.

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St Francis Island

St Francis Island (originally in Dutch: Eyland St. François) is an island on the south coast of South Australia near Ceduna.

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The Taungurong people, also known as the Daung Wurrung, were thirteen clans who spoke the Daungwurrung language and were part of the Kulin alliance of indigenous Australians.

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Victoria (Australia)

Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in south-eastern Australia.

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Woiwurrung language

Woiwurrung (sometimes spelt Woiwurrong, Woiworung, Wuywurung) is an Indigenous Australian language spoken by the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation of Central Victoria, from Mount Baw Baw in the east to Mount Macedon, Sunbury and Gisborne in the west.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burrunan_dolphin

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