The average lifespan of Hector's dolphins has not been documented. However, the oldest recorded individual was 20 years old at time of capture.
Range lifespanStatus: wild: 20 (high) years.
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Life Expectancy"
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John Berini, Special Projects
Linda Lees, University of Manitoba
Jane Waterman, University of Manitoba
Lees, L. 2011. "Cephalorhynchus hectori" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Cephalorhynchus_hectori.html
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