bottlenose dolphin

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bottlenose dolphin

any dolphin of the genus Tursiops, esp T. truncatus, some of which have been kept in captivity and trained to perform tricks
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BRITAIN'S only colony of bottle-nose dolphins is coming under threat by powerboat users.
However, whilst checking on the entry for our Cardigan Island Coastal Farm Park, Gwbert-on-Sea - where visitors come to view grey seals and bottle-nose dolphins in the wild, as well as feed various farm animals amidst superb scenery - I noticed two errors.
Stretching 42 square miles, Isla Saona is the country's largest off-shore island and boasts 112 species of birds, turtles, sharks, bottle-nose dolphins, whales and manatees.
Bottle-nose dolphins were only seen occasionally, even though nearby Cardigan Bay is considered to have a population of more than 200.
The aircraft, christened Koholalele, (literally "flying or leaping whale"), honors Hawaii's endangered marine species with Wyland's life-size images of humpback whales, bottle-nose dolphins, spinner dolphins, tiger sharks, Hawaiian monk seals and green sea turtles, tropical reef fish and a Laysan albatross.