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Atlantic Spotted dolphin

What do you know about the Atlantic Spotted dolphin? If you wish to get some information about this dolphin specie, you are at the right place.


What is the scientific name of the Atlantic Spotted dolphin? It is Stenella Plagiodon. The habitat of this type of dolphin is located in tropical Atlantic only. Despite the fact that it is not as well-known as the bottlenose dolphin does not mean that it is on the endangered dolphins list, in fact it is more like the opposite. Like several species of dolphins, the Atlantic Spotted dolphin predators are humans, sharks and other dolphins.

The menu of the Atlantic Spotted dolphin is mainly made of fishes and squids like its close cousin, the Spotted dolphin. Its length varies from 2.2 up to 2.5 meters long and its weight can attain a maximum of 140 kg.

If you wish to see a picture of the Atlantic Spotted dolphin, you can view one as well as other types of dolphins on the main page of this site called: "What are the 32 types of dolphins?"


Now that you have just finished reading these facts about the Atlantic Spotted dolphin, I invite you to read the articles that are related all types of dolphins.




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