White-beaked dolphin

Lagenorhynchus alberostris

  • Length of 210-240 cm
  • Weight of 180-350 kg
  • Feed mainly on fish
  • Often found on the continental shelf at depths of 50-200 meters.
  • Reach sexual maturity at lengths of  250 cm for males and 240 cm for females

 

White-beaked dolphins. Photo: Lars Maltha Rasmussen
White-beaked dolphins. Photo: Lars Maltha Rasmussen
Updated 09.21.2016