EMM 015 - Spotted dolphin

spotted dolphin

Spotted dolphin - EMM 015

head of spotted dolphin

Close up of the head of the spotted dolphin

March 28, 2005

The dolphin was a reproductively mature male that stranded on Holden Beach, NC. There were no signs of fishery interaction. The dolphin was not emaciated. There were a few large old scars that affected the deep blubber. Few parasites or lesions were noted. No clear cause of death was evident.

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