Bottlenose Dolphin Current Research: Signature Whistles
Scientists photograph and record dolphins that can be identified by unique markings. Every bottlenose dolphin also has a signature whistle. Dolphins spending more time together sometimes copy each other’s whistles. Touch on the two photographs to hear how dolphin FB65 copies dolphin F228's whistle.
Images: Sarasota Dolphin
(NOAA permit# 522-1569, 1785)