31 full color illustrations
7 1/2 x 11
Pub date 2002
Laminated waterproof guide
MEXICO FIELD GUIDE: MARINE MAMMALS
Baja California - Sea of Cortez - Pacific Coast
illustrated by Uko Gorter
There are 31 marine mammals represented on this full color, laminated field guide, (17 whales, 10 dolphins, 3 seals and one sea lion). All are know to be found in the Sea of Cortez and the Pacific Ocean adjacent to Baja California. Many are found in the Pacific Ocean from Northern Ecuador to British Columbia, Canada. Rare and endangered species are identified with a notation below each animal. The guide includes an illustration of the Vaquita, a small dolphin, which is only found in the Sea of Cortez. Each species is identified by their English, Spanish and Latin names.