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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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Bottlenose dolphins, common dolphins and harbour porpoise are the most commonly encountered species along the North Wales coast due to them being present all year round.
North Sea bottlenose dolphins face a number of modern threats.
"Our anatomical observations suggest the clitoris is functional in bottlenose dolphins, but further research, including physiological and behavioural analyses, are necessary to test if sexual experiences can be pleasurable for female dolphins."
"Clet" is a solitary travelling bottlenose dolphin who has appeared off the Pembrokeshire coast for the first time in three years.
Bottlenose dolphins are regulars in the North Sea, but it is still a thrill to see them up close.
They identified 98 individual bottlenose dolphins and were able to define a distinct group of 28 that were resident throughout the year.
The survey recorded 403 individual Indian Ocean humpback dolphins (Sousa plumbea), 693 Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus), and 52 finless porpoises (Neophocaena phocaenoides).
For as Lee was sailing off Boulby, two bottlenose dolphins began swimming right alongside his boat.
In January last year, at least 17 injured bottlenose dolphins were found beached in the coastal areas of the Lingayen Gulf from Alaminos City in Pangasinan to Aringay town in La Union.
Abstract.--Coastal bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) have been observed in proximity to swimmers, kayakers, stand-up paddle boarders and surfers along near-shore corridors in the Santa Monica Bay, California.