Bottlenose Dolphin

  • Bottlenose Dolphin
  • Tursiops truncatus

These amazing dolphins choose to live in Madeira, all year round!

Their skin colour can vary from light to dark grey according to the areas of the body. Round headed, the nose is thick and short and they can measure up to 3 meters long!  

Bottlenose dolphins travel in groups, mostly separated by age and gender. However, they are a very sociable species and like to join pilot whales.