Supplement Series No. 10 (1 May 2002)

Facultative Freshwater Cetaceans of Asia: Their Ecology and Conservation

JEFFERSON, T.A. & SMITH, B.D. Preface. Pp. 1.

JEFFERSON, T.A. Preliminary analysis of geographic variation in cranial morphometrics of the finless porpoise (Neophocaena phocaenoides). Pp. 3-14.

BEASLEY, I., ARNOLD, P. & HEINSOHN, G. Geographical variation in skull morphology of the Irrawaddy dolphin, Orcaella brevirostris (Owen in Gray, 1866). Pp. 15-34.

YOSHIDA, H. Population structure of finless porpoises (Neophocaena phocaenoides) in coastal waters of Japan. Pp. 35-42.

JEFFERSON, T.A., HUNG, S.K., LAW, L., TOREY, M. & TREGENZA, N. Distribution and abundance of finless porpoises in Hong Kong and adjacent waters of China. Pp. 43-55.

KASUYA, T., YAMAMOTO, Y. & IWATSUKI, T. Abundance decline in the finless porpoise population in the inland sea of Japan. Pp. 57-65.

SMITH, B.D. & HOBBS, L. Status of Irrawaddy dolphins Orcaella brevirostris in the upper reaches of the Ayeyarwady River, Myanmar. Pp. 67-73.

BEASLEY, I., CHOORUK, S. & PIWPONG, N. The status of the Irrawaddy dolphin, Orcaella brevirostris, in Songkhla Lake, Southern Thailand. Pp. 75-83.

KREB, D. Density & abundance of the Irrawaddy dolphin, Orcaella brevirostris, in the Mahakam River of East Kalimantan, Indonesia: A comparison of survey techniques. Pp. 85-95.

WEI, Z., WANG, D., KUANG, X., WANG, K., WANG, X., XIAO, J., ZHAO, Q. & ZHANG, X. Observations on behavior and ecology of the Yangtze finless porpoise (Neophocaena phocaenoides asiaeorientalis) group at Tian-e-Zhou Oxbow of the Yangtze River. Pp. 97-103.

JEFFERSON, T.A., ROBERTSON, K.M.& WANG, J.Y. Growth and reproduction of the finless porpoise in Southern China. Pp. 105-113.

BARROS, N.B., JEFFERSON, T.A. & PARSONS, F.C.M. Food habits of finless porpoises (Neophocaena phocaenoides) in Hong Kong waters. Pp. 115-123.

BEASLEY, I. & JEFFERSON, T.A. Surface and dive times of finless porpoises in Hong Kong's coastal waters. Pp. 125-129.

GOOLD, J.C. & JEFFERSON, T.A. Acoustic signals from free-ranging finless porpoises (Neophocaena phocaenoides) in the waters around Hong Kong. Pp. 131-139.

PARRA, G.J., AZUMA, C., PREEN, A.R., CORKERON, P.J. & MARSH, H. Distribution of Irrawaddy dolphins, Orcaella brevirostris, in Australian waters. Pp. 141-154.

DOLAR, M.L.L., PERRIN, W.F., GAUDIANO, J.P., YAPTINCHAY, A.A.S.P. & TAN, J.M.L. Preliminary report on a small estuarine population of Irrawaddy dolphins Orcaella brevirostris in the Philippines. Pp. 155-160.

JEFFERSON, T.A., CURRY, B.E. & KINOSHITA, R. Mortality and morbidity of Hong Kong finless porpoises, with emphasis on the role of environmental contaminants. Pp. 161-171.

SMITH, B.D. & JEFFERSON, T.A. Status and conservation of facultative freshwater cetaceans in Asia. Pp. 173-187.

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