ANIMAL FILE

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Species: Dolphin ( Delphinidae Delphis )
Scientific classification: Mammal, vertebral, family is Delphinidae.
Physical characteristics: Variant color
Population and distribution: Of between 10 and 500
Habitat: Temperature than 10ºC (180m)
Behaviour:
Feeding: Molluscs fish and squid
Life cycle:
Breeding / Reproduction:
Social structure: communicate with sounds and wissels. travel in groups of 2-40 dolphins. very sociable
Predation and danger:
Relationship with humans: man is a danger
Interesting facts: can swim 260 metres below the surface of the ocean can stay up to 15 minutes under water
Dolphins are warm-blooded. Dolphins use a technique called echolocation (radar) to find food