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Atlantic Humpbacked dolphin

The scientific name of the Atlantic Humpbacked dolphin is Sousa Teuszii. Its natural habitat is located on the coastal waters of West Africa, in the Atlantic Ocean.


This type of dolphin feeds itself mainly on fishes. This dolphin specie is about medium size. Its length varies from 2 up to 2.8 meters long. Its weight can reach a maximum of 285 kg.

Like its close cousin, the Indo-Pacific Humpbacked dolphin, the Atlantic Humpbacked dolphin can be observed while on a dolphin watching tour and it does not belong on the endangered dolphins list.


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