Animal Weight

How much does a Atlantic spotted dolphin weight?

It is hard to guess what a Atlantic spotted dolphin weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Atlantic spotted dolphin (Stenella frontalis) on average weights 110 kg (242.51 lbs).

The Atlantic spotted dolphin is from the family Delphinidae (genus: Stenella). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 2.13 meter (7′ 0″).

As a reference: An average human weights in at 62 kg (137 lbs) and reaches an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). Humans spend 280 days (40 weeks) in the womb of their mother and reach around 75 years of age.

The average adult weight of a Atlantic spotted dolphin is 110 kg (242.51 lbs)

The Atlantic spotted dolphin (Stenella frontalis) is a dolphin found in the Gulf Stream of the North Atlantic Ocean. Older members of the species have a very distinctive spotted coloration all over their bodies.

Animals of the same family as a Atlantic spotted dolphin

We found other animals of the Delphinidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Atlantic spotted dolphin

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Stenella frontalis:

Animals with the same size as a Atlantic spotted dolphin

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Atlantic spotted dolphin:

  • Hooded seal with a size of 2.33 meter (7′ 8″)
  • Giant eland with a size of 2.52 meter (8′ 4″)
  • Okapi with a size of 2 meter (6′ 7″)
  • Polar bear with a size of 2 meter (6′ 7″)
  • Alpaca with a size of 1.72 meter (5′ 8″)
  • Asian elephant with a size of 1.92 meter (6′ 4″)
  • Takin with a size of 1.74 meter (5′ 9″)
  • Nyala with a size of 1.94 meter (6′ 5″)
  • Sambar deer with a size of 2.04 meter (6′ 9″)
  • Guadalupe fur seal with a size of 1.71 meter (5′ 8″)