Gallery description : bottlenose dolphin diet

These mammals usually live 20 - 35 years. Bottle Nosed Dolphin is a mammal that inhabits warm harbours and bays. It has a smooth skin type. The diet is omnivore. Bottle Nosed Dolphin which methodical name is tursiops truncatus usually has a size 2.5m - 4m (8ft - 13ft). The top speed it can reach is 35km/h (21mph). The average weight of the bottle nosed dolphin is 200kg - 300kg (440lbs - 660lbs).

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Facts about bottle nosed dolphins
NameBottle Nosed Dolphin
OrderCetacea
PhylumChordata
GenusTursiops
Average Litter Size1
ClassMammalia
Size (L)2.5m - 4m (8ft - 13ft)
PredatorsHuman, sharks, killer whale
Weight200kg - 300kg (440lbs - 660lbs)
ColourLight grey, dark grey
Top Speed35km/h (21mph)
Main PreyFish, shrimp, squid
FamilyDelphinidae
Life Span20 - 35 years
KingdomAnimalia
Skin TypeSmooth
TypeMammal
Distinctive FeaturesLarge dorsal fins and communicate using whistling
Conservation StatusLeast concern
LifestylePod
DietOmnivore
HabitatWarm harbours and bays
Scientific NameTursiops truncatus
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Description Bottlenose dolphin diet. Bottlenose Dolphin Drawing
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