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See dolphins briefly breaking the water's surface.

Out at sea, dolphins and whales might briefly be seen as they break the waters surface. Off the coast of the Península de Osa and Parque Nacional Marina Ballena, dolphins, especially the common dolphin (delfín; Delphinus delphis) and the bottle-nosed dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) live in these waters year-round.


Picture 1, Common Dolphin, Costa RicaPicture 2, Common Dolphin, Costa Rica
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