The Short-beaked Common Dolphin

Delphinus delphis


  • Weight: 220 - 330 lbs (0.10 - 0.15 tons)
  • Length: 9 ft (2.7 m)
  • Diet: Squid and small schooling fish
  • Status: Lower risk


range Short-beaked Common Dolphin Range

Species Fact:

Short-beaked common dolphins are among the most abundant of marine mammal species. They are sometimes found in groups of over 3000 individuals.

Common Dolphin