Learn about Rough-toothed Dolphin (Steno bredanensis)

Max length 2.8 m

Max weight 150 kg

Mottled grey color with narrow dark “cape” on back, they have a slender snout with white “lips” and no crease separating it from forehead as in most other dolphins.  Dorsal fin is curved with some marking or chipping in adults. It is common to see them in groups of fifty or fewer.

FunFact

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Approachability
Predominately an offshore species, they are known to approach shore where they are curious toward boats and swimmers.
Extinct
Extinct in Wild
Critically Endangered
Endangered
Vulnerable
Near Threatened
Least Concern