Tursiops aduncus

Tursiops aduncus (Ehrenberg, 1833)

Common Names

Indo-pacific Bottlenose Dolphin (English), Indian Ocean Bottlenose Dolphin (English), دولفين المحيط الهادى (Arabic)

Languages: English


Status in Egypt

Unknown, probably accidental.

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution in Egypt

Red Sea.


  • Delphinus aduncus Ehrenberg, 1833 (synonym)
  • Tursiops nuuanu Andrews, 1911 (synonym)


M., Basuony., F. Gilbert., & S. Zalat. (2010).  Mammals of Egypt: Atlas, Red Data Listing & Conservation, Ministry of State for Environmental Affairs, Cairo..