Fun Facts Dolphins

  • Dolphins are mammals; this means that they nurse their babies with milk from the mothers. 
  • Dolphins can swim up to 260 m. below the surface of the ocean. 
  • Dolphins can stay up to 15 minutes under water, but they cannot breath under the water. 
  • Dolphins use a technique called echolocation to find food and navigate. 
  • Dolphins live in groups formed by 10 to 12 individuals. 
  • There are 36 different kinds of ocean dolphins and 5 species of river dolphins. 
  • The largest dolphin is the “killer whale” (also known as Orca). 
  • The most known dolphin is the “ bottlenose dolphin”. 
  • Dolphins are warm-blooded. 
  • Dolphins communicate through sounds and whistles. 
  • Dolphins eat fish and squid.

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