Galapagos Wildlife

Galapagos Wildlife

Whales

False orca | Galapagos Islands

False orca

Blue whale | Galapagos Islands

Blue whale

Short finned pilot whale | Galapagos Islands

Short finned pilot whale

Minke whale | Galapagos Islands

Minke whale

'Lesser Beaked Whale | Galapagos Islands

'Lesser Beaked Whale

Pygmy sperm whale | Galapagos Islands

Pygmy sperm whale

Sperm whale | Galapagos Islands

Sperm whale

Humpback whale | Galapagos Islands

Humpback whale

Cuvier´s beaked whale | Galapagos Islands

Cuvier´s beaked whale

Bryde´s whale | Galapagos Islands

Bryde´s whale

Orca (Killer whale) | Galapagos Islands

Orca (Killer whale)

Dolphins

Spinner dolphin | Galapagos Islands

Spinner dolphin

Risso´s dolphin | Galapagos Islands

Risso´s dolphin

Bottle nose dolphin | Galapagos Islands

Bottle nose dolphin

Rough toothed dolphin | Galapagos Islands

Rough toothed dolphin

Spotted dolphin | Galapagos Islands

Spotted dolphin

Common dolphin | Galapagos Islands

Common dolphin

Sea lions and fur seals

Galapagos sea mammals have amazing abilities in water. Their speed and agility in water contrasts to their clumsy waddling on land. Their agility in the water makes it possible for them to maneuver safely in pounding surf and along jagged rocks.
Fur seal | Galapagos Islands

Fur seal

Sea lions | Galapagos Islands

Sea lions