Who named patches the leucistic bottlenose dolphin?

Who named patches the leucistic bottlenose dolphin? Lowe said she has seen only one other leucistic dolphin, a Risso dolphin that she named Domino. Patches was first spotted by naturalist Mark Tyson in 2006. How did bottlenose dolphins get their name? Common bottlenose dolphins get their name from their short, thick snout (or rostrum). They …

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