Stenella attenuata

Stenella attenuata (Gray, 1846)

Common Names

Pantropical Spotted Dolphin (English), Bridled Dolphin (English), Narrow-snouted Dolphin (English), الدولفين المنقط (Arabic)

Languages: English


Status in Egypt


Ecology and Distribution

Distribution in Egypt

Red Sea.


  • Stenella graffmani Lönnberg, 1934 (synonym)
  • Delphinus dubius G. Cuvier, 1812 (synonym)
  • Stenella dubia (G. Cuvier, 1812) (synonym)
  • Steno attenuatus Gray, 1846 (synonym)


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