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Semenov V.A.; Rodin I.A.; Okolelova A.I.; Vinokurova D.P.; Gavrilov B.V.
Control of fetal development in the female Black Sea bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncates ponticus Barabash, 1940) using ultrasound procedure and studying the dynamics of the linear dimensions of the fetal head. The use of the method of ultrasound diagnosis is relevant for determining the pregnancy of Black Sea bottlenose dolphins, its timing and monitoring the development of the fetus. At the same time, hematological parameters of pregnant females provide an objective assessment of the probability of physiologically normal delivery.