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These mammals usually live 20 - 45 years. The top speed it is able to reach is 40km/h (25mph). Dolphin (delphinus delphis) grows 2m - 4m (6.5ft - 13ft). Dolphin is a mammal that inhabits temperate coastal waters, harbours and bays. It has a smooth skin type. The preferred food type is carnivore. The average weight of the dolphin is 100kg - 300kg (220lbs - 660lbs).

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Facts about dolphins
NameDolphin
FamilyDelphinidae
Life Span20 - 45 years
Scientific NameDelphinus delphis
ColourBlack, white, grey
Size (L)2m - 4m (6.5ft - 13ft)
OrderCetacean
Average Litter Size1
PhylumChordata
TypeMammal
PredatorsHuman, sharks, killer whale
Skin TypeSmooth
Distinctive FeaturesRounded dorsal in and striped skin
Weight100kg - 300kg (220lbs - 660lbs)
Top Speed40km/h (25mph)
HabitatTemperate coastal waters, harbours and bays
LifestylePod
Main PreyFish, crab, squid
ClassMammalia
DietCarnivore
Conservation StatusThreatened
KingdomAnimalia
Image Details
Description Picture of dolphins. Beschreibung Dolphins at Loro Parque 13-crop.JPG
Width 1820 pixels
Heigh 2117 pixels
File type JPG
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