What are some dolphin breeds?

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Normal ocean going dolphins:

Atlantic Humpbacked Dolphin

Atlantic Spotted Dolphin

Atlantic White-Sided Dolphin

Bottlenose Dolphin

Chilean Dolphin

Clymene Dolphin

Commerson's Dolphin

Dusky Dolphin

Fraser's Dolphin

Heaviside's Dolphin

Hector's Dolphin

Hourglass Dolphin

Indo-Pacific Humpbacked Dolphin

Irrawaddy Dolphin

Long-Beaked Common Dolphin

Northern Rightwhale Dolphin

Pacific White-Sided Dolphin

Pantropical Spotted Dolphin

Peale's Dolphin

Risso's Dolphin

Rough-Toothed Dolphin

Short-Beaked Common Dolphin

Southern Rightwhale Dolphin

Spinner Dolphin

Striped Dolphin


White-Beaked Dolphin

River or fresh water dolphins:

Baiji- Chinese river dolphin

Boto- Amazon river dolphin

Franciscana- La plata river dolphin

Ganges River Dolphin

Indus River Dolphin

Dolphins that are also called whales:

Orca- Killer whale

False Killer Whale

Pygmy Killer Whale

Melon-Headed Whale

Long-Finned Pilot Whale

Short-Finned Pilot Whale

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Some breeds of dolphins are: The amazon river dolphin The bottlenose dolphin (most known and seen breed) The hourglass dolphin Hector's dolphins The white sided dolphin The black dolphin The Tucuxi dolphin Frasier's dolphin Heaviside's dolphin Commerson's dolphins Dusky dolphins Pink dolphins and The melon head dolphin

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spinnr dolphin, bottlenose dolphin, striped dolphin, dusky dolphin, and pacific white sided dolphin are my favorite ocean dolphins

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