These posts discuss issues related to dolphin biology.
Barbed! Stingray Spine InjuriesNadine Slimak2022-08-12T14:32:29+00:00
Did you know that stingrays are dolphin neighbors? They share share shallow seagrass habitat in Sarasota Bay where they forage for food. Dolphins are even occasionally "barbed" by the stingray's venomous spine. These spines can also break off in the dolphins, causing injury or even death. Mote Marine Laboratory's Strandings Investigation Program determined that