Bottlenose dolphins have a broad distribution that includes most of the tropical, subtropical and temperate parts of the ocean where there are several kinds of habitats.
Dolphins are not frequent victims of any predator in the ocean due to their sociability and intelligence, but killer whales and some large sharks are their main natural threat.
The Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops aduncus) is a small dolphin that lives in the tropical and subtropical waters of the Indo-Pacific ocean.
Map with the regions where bottlenose dolphins live around the world.
Bottlenose dolphins do not have a migration pattern defined for winter months.