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Atlantic Spotted Dolphin

Stenella frontalis

Description:

A pod of Atlantic Spotted Dolphins, seen off the coast of São Miguel island in the Azores, Portugal. These medium-sized dolphins are born virtually spotless, with white spots on the dorsal surface and black spots on the ventral surface appearing as the they mature.

Habitat:

Atlantic Ocean, mainly in the Gulf Stream

Notes:

Spotted on a whale-watching tour with Futurismo

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1 Comment

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a year ago

You guys sure get around. :)

Açores, Portugal

Lat: 37.70, Long: -25.61

Spotted on Sep 17, 2017
Submitted on Sep 22, 2017

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