Nature School Game Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Common bottlenose dolphin

Tursiops truncatus

Description:

We found a group of seven dolphins towards the end of our research trip for the day as we were heading east towards the Oceanic Society Field Station on Blackbird Caye, Turneffe Atoll. A lucky shot, the juvenile dolphin above was leaping with another following. The pair were actively socializing for some time; leaping, breaching, and chasing each other.

Habitat:

Seagrass beds of Turtle and Manatee grass.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

5 Comments

Helena K
Helena K 8 years ago

Amazing shot, Eric!

ChristyHolland
ChristyHolland 8 years ago

Great series!!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Wow!

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Lovely photo Eric!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 8 years ago

What a great action shot!

EricAngelRamos
Spotted by
EricAngelRamos

Spotted on Apr 6, 2012
Submitted on Apr 8, 2012

Related Spottings

Delfin mular Common Bottlenose Dolphin Bottlenose dolphin Bottlenose Dolphin

Nearby Spottings

Bottlenose dolphin Bottlenose dolphin Common bottlenose dolphin Fairy Basslet
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors