How Big Do Dolphins Get?

Answer

There are over forty different species of dolphin, so they grow to a large range of sizes. The most common dolphin, the bottle-nosed dolphin (which is the type you would see at most marine life parks) grows to about eight feet in length. You can find more information here: http://www.defenders.org/wildlife_and_habitat/wildlife/dolphin.php#
Q&A Related to "How Big Do Dolphins Get"
Killer whales are actually considered dolphins, not whales. Given the many species of a dolphin, it can be difficult to generalize the size of dolphins, even at birth. For example
http://www.ehow.com/info_8591921_big-baby-dolphin....
dolphins are about 72 kilometers long.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_big_are_adult_dolphi...
Adult spinner dolphins are about 5.9 ft- 6.6 ft in size and weigh 165-209 lbs. The body is mainly
http://www.chacha.com/question/how-big-are-spinner...
"The four-chambered heart with right ventricular outflow to the lungs and left ventricular output to the systemic circulation, weighs 0.5-1.0% of body mass in most small cetaceans
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=200906...
Explore this Topic
A little known fact is that the killer whale is considered a dolphin. They are the largest of the species at around 20 feet long. The dolphins that you would find ...
The gestation period for a dolphin can range from eleven to eighteen months. Baby dolphins are usually just under a metre in length when born and weigh between ...
A dugong is a big sea animal and the only existing species of the Dugongidae family. It has paddle-like forelimbs and a dolphin-like tail. It is herbivorous in ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com