When you hear the word “dolphin” d…

When you hear the word “dolphin” did you know that chances are high that the animal that comes to mind looks very much like a Bottlenose Dolphin and not the Common Dolphin, despite its name??! This is a result of the Bottlenose Dolphin’s popularity in the media and in aquariums. Interestingly, before movies and television it was the Common Dolphin that was the most commonly depicted dolphin species, especially in Greek and Roman art.⠀
1: Bottlenose Dolphin⠀
2: Common Dolphin⠀
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