The Risso's Dolphin

Grampus griseus


  • Max Weight: 1,100 lbs (500 kg)
  • Length: 12.5 ft (3.8 m)
  • Diet: Mostly squid, also fish,
    and crustaceans
  • Status: Lower risk


range Risso's Dolphin Range

Species Fact:

Risso's dolphins are named for Mr. Antoine Risso, who in 1812 was the first person to describe the specimen type to Georges Cuvier.

Risso's Dolphin