What do dolphins look like?


Dolphins have a dorsal fin which they use for maintaining stability while swimming and two tail flukes for movement. They also have a blowhole used for breathing. The males weight at at least 220 kilograms while the females are lighter than this. All dolphins adopt a different colour as a way of protecting themselves form predators.
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Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Cetacea
Dolphins are aquatic mammals divided into 2 families: Delphinidae, the oceanic, and Platanistidae, the river dolphins. There are more than 30 species of the former, though the 6 largest are often known as whales. There are only 5 species of the latter.
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Dolphins look something like sharks but with a more rounded nose. Dolphins are a blue gray in color. Sometimes they look silvery when swimming.
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