Definition of common dolphin
- They explain how common dolphins are often found in large numbers and are recognizable by yellowish stripes on their sides above white bellies.
- —Pete Thomas, The Los Angeles Times, 30 Mar. 2004
- A pod of common dolphins celebrated our mid-day departure from Esperance Bay by surfing our bow wave and leaping 3 m into the air.
- —Howard Whelan, Australian Geographic, July/September 1992