SWT 001 Bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)

Bottlenose dolphin that stranded on Holden Beach, NC.

Extremely emaciated bottlenose dolphin that
stranded on Holden Beach, NC on October 9,
2010.

The Holden Beach Police Department contacted the UNCW stranding team on October 9, 2010 about a dead dolphin on the beach. A beach necropsy was conducted on this extremely emaciated individual.


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