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Commerson's Dolphin

Commerson's Dolphin


The size of a Commerson's Dolphin compared to an average human
The size of a Commerson's Dolphin
compared to an average human


Commerson's Dolphin
Photographer: Mirko Thiessen
Latin Name Cephalorhynchus commersonii
Conservation Status Data Deficient
Location S South America & Indian Ocean
Colour Black & White
Length 1.4 - 1.7 m (4.5 - 5.5 ft)
Weight Up to 86 Kg (190 lbs)
Life Expectancy Up to 18 Yrs

Subspecies

There are no subspecies of Commerson's Dolphin.

Interesting Facts

Commerson's Dolphins are also known as:
Piebald Dolphin

Similar Animals

Chilean Dolphin
Hector's Dolphin
Haviside's Dolphin
Fraser's Dolphin
Risso's Dolphin
 


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