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Which dolphin dives to 2,000 feet to find prey?

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Fraser’s dolphins are capable of diving up to almost 2,000 feet (600 m) to feed on deep sea species of mesopelagic fish (e.g., myctophids), crustaceans (e.g., shrimp), and cephalopods (e.g., squid and octopus). They have 20-44 pairs of small conical teeth in each jaw that are useful for grasping their prey.

 

 

 

 

 

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