Clymene dolphin

Clymene dolphin

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Infraorder
Family
Genus
SPECIES
Stenella clymene
WEIGHT
85 kg

The Clymene dolphin, in older texts known as the short-snouted spinner dolphin, is a dolphin endemic to the Atlantic Ocean. It is the only confirmed case of hybrid speciation in marine mammals, descending from the spinner dolphin and the striped dolphin.

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Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior

References

1. Clymene dolphin Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clymene_dolphin
2. Clymene dolphin on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/20730/50373865

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