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Indian Ocean Bottlenose Dolphin learn more about names for this taxon

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Indo-Pacific bottlenosed dolphins tend to live in shallow water near the shore at depths of less than 300 m. The habitat of some Indo-Pacific bottlenosed dolphins is estuarine but spatial distribution of dolphins varies depending on season and tidal state. These variables influence water temperature and prey distribution.

Biogeographic Regions: indian ocean (Native ); pacific ocean (Native )

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