Gallery description : pictures of dolphins

Dolphin (delphinus delphis) is an animal of the mammal type. It lives in temperate coastal waters, harbours and bays. The weight of this animal is about 100kg - 300kg (220lbs - 660lbs) and lives for 20 - 45 years. Human, sharks, killer whale are dangerous for dolphins. Look up the table below for more facts.

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