The Spinner Dolphin (Stenella longirostris) is a small dolphin found in off-shore tropical waters around the world. It is famous for its acrobatic displays in which they will spin longitudinally along their axis as they leap through...
The spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris) is a small dolphin found in off-shore
tropical waters around the world. It is famous for its acrobatic displays in which it ...
As these riches come within reach, spinner dolphins begin to hunt. Small
subgroups spread out across the sea. Using echolocation, the spinners scan the
Hawaiian spinner dolphins, Oahu, descriptions and pictures of wild spinner
dolphin natural behaviors.
Dwarf spinner dolphins
live in areas with shallow coral reefs , where they feed during the day on fish and invertebrates . Accessed April 30, 2012.
(Stenella longirostris) . More »
The first published reference to the spinner dolphin appeared in 1769. The
Benedictine monk Dom Antoine-Joseph Pernety sighted a school of several
Gray's spinner dolphin displaying spinning behaviour - View incredible Spinner
dolphin videos - Stenella longirostris - on ARKive.
May 15, 2014 ... Spinner Dolphins (Stenella longirostris) Photo: NMFS Southwest Fisheries
Science Center. Did You Know? · A single spinning leap can ...
Responsible viewing guidelines provided by NMFS can be found at http://www.
fpir.noaa.gov/PRD/prd_laws_policies_guidelines1.html. Spinner dolphins are ...
Spinner dolphins are pantropical, occurring in all tropical and subtropical waters
around the world between roughly 40°N and 40°S (Jefferson et al. 2008).