Marine Mammals of Hawai‘i

Twenty three cetaceans and one phocid (monk seal) have been seen in Hawaiian waters


bottlenose dolphin
false killer whale
Fraser's dolphin
killer whale
melon-headed whale
pygmy killer whale
Risso's dolphin
rough toothed dolphin
short finned pilot whale
spinner dolphin
spotted dolphin
striped dolphin

Toothed and Baleen Whales

sperm whale
dwarf sperm whale
pygmy sperm whale
Blainville's beaked whale
Cuvier's beaked whale
Longman's beaked whale
Bryde's whale
fin whale
humpback whale
minke whale
sei whale