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Dolphins are a widely distributed and diverse group of fully aquatic marine mammals. They are an informal grouping within the order Cetacea, excluding whales ...

Are dolphins fish? - NOAA's National Ocean Service


Even though they live in the ocean all of the time, dolphins are mammals, not fish. Like every mammal, dolphins are warm blooded. Unlike fish, who breathe ...

If dolphins are mammals and all mammals have hair, why aren't ...


Jul 21, 2008 ... When it comes to being mammal, dolphins fit the bill in all respects: they give birth to live young and nurse them, they're warm-blooded, they've ...

How do you Know Dolphins are Mammals? - Dolphin Facts and ...


Dolphins are mammals because they breed their babies with milk produced by the mother.

Dolphin | Basic Facts About Dolphins | Defenders of Wildlife


Dolphins are highly intelligent marine mammals and are part of the family of toothed whales that includes orcas and pilot whales. They are found worldwide, ...

why are dolphins classified as mammals? | Yahoo Answers


Sep 11, 2010 ... Best Answer: Mammals are warm-blooded and, most importantly, have mammary glands to produce milk for their offspring. Dolphins have a ...

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Jun 1, 2009 ... Dolphins are mammals because they breathe air, they bear live young, and baby dolphins drink milk and have hair. Find out why dolphins are ...

Dolphin FAQ's - The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies


***Remember, it is illegal to feed or harass wild dolphins and all other marine mammals***.

The Marine Mammal Center : Cetaceans


Marine mammals in the cetacean family include whales, dolphins, and porpoises. Although whales spend all their time in the oceans, they are mammals just like ...

Why are dolphins considered mammals? | Reference.com


Dolphins are mammals because they have all of the major characteristics of mammals; they breathe through lungs, they are warm-blooded, they produce milk for ...

Dolphins are mammals.
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Fun Facts for Students - National Marine Mammal Foundation


All mammals have hair. We are mammals and dolphins are too. How do dolphins pass this mammal test? Some say dolphins have whiskers: can this be true?

Dolphins Dolphins are mammals, not fish. What makes a dolphin a ...


Dolphins are mammals, not fish. What makes a dolphin a mammal? 1. They breathe air directly into their lungs. 2. They have hair at some point during their life ...

Dolphin Facts and Information


... and more. Facts about the Bottlenose Dolphins, the Amazon Pink Dolphin, the Spinner. ... Dolphins are marine mammals that belong to the order Cetacea.