Original Oil on Canvas
24 x 48 inches
Common Bottlenose Dolphin
- Type: Mammal
- Diet: Carnivore
- Average life span in the wild: 45 to 50 years
- Size: 10 to 14 ft (3 to 4.2 m)
- Weight: Up to 1,100 lbs (500 kg)
- Did you know? Bottlenose dolphins have been observed to breach up to 16 feet (4.9 meters) out of the water, landing with a splash on their back or side.
Human Interaction: Dolphins are threatened by commercial fishing for other species, like tuna, and can become mortally entangled in nets and other fishing equipment.