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Long-Beaked Common Dolphin

Long-Beaked Common Dolphin
Photographer: Philipp Weigell


The size of a Long-Beaked Common Dolphin compared to an average human
The size of a Long-Beaked Common Dolphin
compared to an average human


Long-Beaked Common Dolphin Range Map (Coastal Temperate Waters)
Long-Beaked Common Dolphin Range Map
(Coastal Temperate Waters)
Latin Name Delphinus capensis
Conservation Status Data Deficient
Location Coastal Waters in Temperate Oceans
Colour Grey
Length 1.9 - 2.5 m (6.2 - 8.2 ft)
Weight 80 - 150 Kg (176 - 330 lb)
Life Expectancy -

Subspecies

There are two subspecies of the Long-Beaked Common Dolphin:

Long-Beaked Common Dolphin
Delphinus capensis capensis

Indo-Pacific Common Dolphin
Delphinus capensis tropicalis

Interesting Facts

Long-Beaked Common Dolphins are also known as:
Long-Beaked Saddle-Backed Dolphin

Similar Animals

Burrunan Dolphin
Common Bottlenose Dolphin
Short-Beaked Common Dolphin
Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin
 


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