bottle-nosed dolphin


Alias: Atlantic bottle-nosed dolphin, bottlenosed dolphin, Tursiops truncatus

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  1. Shen T, Xu S, Wang X, Yu W, Zhou K, Yang G. Adaptive evolution and functional constraint at TLR4 during the secondary aquatic adaptation and diversification of cetaceans. BMC Evol Biol. 2012;12:39 pubmed publisher
  2. Bernal Guadarrama M, Salichs J, Almunia J, García Párraga D, Fernández Gallardo N, Santana Morales M, et al. Development of an indirect immunofluorescence technique for the diagnosis of toxoplasmosis in bottlenose dolphins. Parasitol Res. 2014;113:451-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Parasitol Res 12:965-970, 2000). In order to develop and apply this technique to the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), immunoglobulins were firstly purified using ion-exchange chromatography...
    ..We characterized bottlenose dolphin adenovirus 2 (BdAdV-2) found in a bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) with enteritis. Virions were seen by negative staining electron microscopy of feces...
  4. Miedler S, Fahlman A, Valls Torres M, Álvaro Álvarez T, García Párraga D. Evaluating cardiac physiology through echocardiography in bottlenose dolphins: using stroke volume and cardiac output to estimate systolic left ventricular function during rest and following exercise. J Exp Biol. 2015;218:3604-10 pubmed publisher
    ..during rest and at 1, 3 and 4 min after a bout of exercise in 13 adult bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus, six male and seven female, body mass range 143-212 kg)...
  5. Melero M, Rodríguez Prieto V, Rubio García A, García Párraga D, Sánchez Vizcaíno J. Thermal reference points as an index for monitoring body temperature in marine mammals. BMC Res Notes. 2015;8:411 pubmed publisher
    ..This study analysed thermal reference points in five marine mammal species: bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus); beluga whale (Delphinapterus leucas); Patagonian sea lion (Otaria flavescens); harbour seal (Phoca ..
  6. Sánchez Calabuig M, García Vázquez F, Laguna Barraza R, Barros García C, García Párraga D, Rizos D, et al. Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) Spermatozoa: Collection, Cryopreservation, and Heterologous In Vitro Fertilization. J Vis Exp. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, the success of heterologous IVF demonstrates the potential of this technique to test dolphin sperm fertilizing capacity, which is worth further examination. ..
  7. Bernal Guadarrama M, Fernández Gallardo N, Zamora Padrón R, Pacheco V, Reyes Batlle M, Valladares B, et al. Evaluation of two commercially available immunological kits for the diagnosis of Helicobacter spp. in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Curr Microbiol. 2015;70:685-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The utility of these diagnostic kits for their application in dolphins is demonstrated, and their use in the future for the diagnosis of Helicobacter spp. in both wild and captive dolphins is proposed in this study. ..
  8. Minakawa T, Ueda K, Tanaka M, Tanaka N, Kuwamura M, Izawa T, et al. Detection of Multiple Budding Yeast Cells and a Partial Sequence of 43-kDa Glycoprotein Coding Gene of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis from a Case of Lacaziosis in a Female Pacific White-Sided Dolphin (Lagenorhynchus obliquidens). Mycopathologia. 2016;181:523-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Susceptible Cetacean species include the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), the Indian Ocean bottlenose dolphin (T...
  9. ElNaggar M, Abdellrazeq G, Venn Watson S, Jensen E, Hulubei V, Fry L, et al. Identification of monoclonal antibodies cross-reactive with bottlenose dolphin orthologues of the major histocompatibility complex and leukocyte differentiation molecules. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2017;192:54-59 pubmed publisher
    ..into the composition, function, and evolution of the immune system in Cetancodontamorpha, using the dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) as a model cetacean species...

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  1. Notarbartolo di Sciara G. Marine Mammals in the Mediterranean Sea: An Overview. Adv Mar Biol. 2016;75:1-36 pubmed publisher
    ..striped dolphin, Stenella coeruleoalba; rough-toothed dolphin, Steno bredanensis; common bottlenose dolphin, Tursiops truncatus; harbour porpoise, Phocoena phocoena relicta) have adapted well to the region's environmental conditions, ..
  2. Noren S, West K. Muscle biochemistry of a pelagic delphinid (Stenella longirostris longirostris): insight into fishery-induced separation of mothers and calves. J Exp Biol. 2017;220:1490-1496 pubmed publisher, muscle maturation occurred just after weaning as described for coastal bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Thus, a pelagic lifestyle does not promote rapid maturation of muscle biochemistry...
  3. Rubini S, Frisoni P, Russotto C, Pedriali N, Mignone W, Grattarola C, et al. The diatoms test in veterinary medicine: A pilot study on cetaceans and sea turtles. Forensic Sci Int. 2018;290:e19-e23 pubmed publisher
    ..was implemented to be applied in marine vertebrate on 8 striped (Stenella coeruleoalba) and 1 bottlenose (Tursiops truncatus) dolphins and 5 sea turtles (Caretta caretta) stranded along the Italian coastlines with a likely cause of ..
  4. Lu Z, De Silva A, Zhou W, Tetreault G, de Solla S, Fair P, et al. Substituted diphenylamine antioxidants and benzotriazole UV stabilizers in blood plasma of fish, turtles, birds and dolphins from North America. Sci Total Environ. 2019;647:182-190 pubmed publisher
    ..turtles (Chelydra serpentina), double-crested cormorants (Phalacrocorax auritus), and bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from various locations in North America...
  5. Falcão L, Campos A, Freitas J, Furtado Neto M, Faria V. Molecular identification of cetaceans from the West Atlantic using the E3-I5 region of COI. Genet Mol Res. 2017;16: pubmed publisher
    ..acutorostrata), vulnerable sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus), harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena), common bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), Guiana dolphin (Sotalia guianensis), and melon-headed whale (Peponocephala electra).
  6. Borras E, Aksenov A, Baird M, Novick B, Schivo M, Zamuruyev K, et al. Exhaled breath condensate methods adapted from human studies using longitudinal metabolomics for predicting early health alterations in dolphins. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2017;409:6523-6536 pubmed publisher track possible physical or biochemical alterations caused by common diseases of the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), such as infections or inflammatory-mediated processes...
  7. Blažeković K, Pleić I, Đuras M, Gomerčić T, Mladineo I. Three Anisakis spp. isolated from toothed whales stranded along the eastern Adriatic Sea coast. Int J Parasitol. 2015;45:17-31 pubmed publisher
    ..nematodes isolated from four toothed whale species - bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus), striped dolphins (Stenella coeruleoalba), Risso's dolphins (Grampus griseus) and Cuvier's beaked whales (..
  8. Lu Z, Peart T, Cook C, De Silva A. Simultaneous determination of substituted diphenylamine antioxidants and benzotriazole ultra violet stabilizers in blood plasma and fish homogenates by ultra high performance liquid chromatography-electrospray tandem mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr A. 2016;1461:51-8 pubmed publisher
    ..2×10(3)pgg(-1) and?<MLOQ-3.9×10(3)pgg(-1)w.w. for bottle nose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) plasma, northern pike (Esox lucius) plasma and white sucker (Catostomus commersonii) homogenate, ..
  9. Favaro L, Neves S, Furlati S, Pessani D, Martín V, Janik V. Evidence suggests vocal production learning in a cross-fostered Risso's dolphin (Grampus griseus). Anim Cogn. 2016;19:847-53 pubmed publisher
    ..griseus) that was stranded at an early age and was subsequently raised in a group of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)...
  10. Đokić M, Bilandžić N, Sedak M, Đuras M, Gomercić T, Benić M, et al. Manganese Concentrations in Tissues and Skin of Three Dolphin Species Stranded in the Croatian Waters of the Adriatic Sea from 1995 to 2013. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol. 2018;100:317-323 pubmed publisher muscle, kidney, liver, spleen, lung and fat tissues and skin of three cetacean species, the bottlenose (Tursiops truncatus), striped (Stenella coeruleoalba) and Risso's (Grampus griseus) dolphins, stranded along the Croatian ..
  11. Rossman S, Ostrom P, Stolen M, Barros N, Gandhi H, Stricker C, et al. Individual specialization in the foraging habits of female bottlenose dolphins living in a trophically diverse and habitat rich estuary. Oecologia. 2015;178:415-25 pubmed publisher
    ..specialization in foraging habits (foraging habitat and trophic level) of female bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) resident in Sarasota Bay, Florida, USA, by analyzing time series of stable isotope (δ(15)N and δ(13)C)..
  12. Parolisi R, Peruffo A, Messina S, Panin M, Montelli S, Giurisato M, et al. Forebrain neuroanatomy of the neonatal and juvenile dolphin (T. truncatus and S. coeruloalba). Front Neuroanat. 2015;9:140 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we studied the neonatal/juvenile brain in two species of dolphins, the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and the striped dolphin (Stenella coeruleoalba), with special reference to forebrain regions...
  13. Chiarello M, Villeger S, Bouvier C, Auguet J, Bouvier T. Captive bottlenose dolphins and killer whales harbor a species-specific skin microbiota that varies among individuals. Sci Rep. 2017;7:15269 pubmed publisher
    ..We used high-throughput sequencing to assess the skin microbiota from 4 body zones of 8 bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) and killer whales (Orcinus orca), housed in captivity (Marineland park, France)...
  14. Branstetter B, Van Alstyne K, Wu T, Simmons R, Curtis L, Xitco M. Composite critical ratio functions for odontocete cetaceans. J Acoust Soc Am. 2017;142:1897 pubmed publisher
    ..a composite frequency-dependent CR function). The current study measures CRs for two bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) and estimates composite CR functions...
  15. Cortés Hinojosa G, Subramaniam K, Wellehan J, Ng T, Delwart E, McCulloch S, et al. Genomic sequencing of a virus representing a novel type within the species Dyopipapillomavirus 1 in an Indian River Lagoon bottlenose dolphin. Arch Virol. 2019;164:767-774 pubmed publisher
    ..Genetic analysis indicated that this BDPV (Tursiops truncatus papillomavirus 8; TtPV8) is a new type of Dyopipapillomavirus 1, previously sequenced from an isolate ..
  16. King S, Janik V. Come dine with me: food-associated social signalling in wild bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Anim Cogn. 2015;18:969-74 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that animals are sharing additional information on the food patch itself with their social affiliates. ..
  17. Schlundt C, Finneran J, Branstetter B, Trickey J, Bowman V, Jenkins K. Auditory Effects of Multiple Impulses from a Seismic Air Gun on Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Adv Exp Med Biol. 2016;875:987-91 pubmed publisher
  18. Baron E, Gimenez J, Verborgh P, Gauffier P, De Stephanis R, Eljarrat E, et al. Bioaccumulation and biomagnification of classical flame retardants, related halogenated natural compounds and alternative flame retardants in three delphinids from Southern European waters. Environ Pollut. 2015;203:107-115 pubmed publisher
    ..produced MeO-PBDEs, were studied in short-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus delphis), bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and long-finned pilot whale (Globicephala melas) in two sampling locations from Southern European waters...
  19. Kuczaj S, Frick E, Jones B, Lea J, Beecham D, Schnöller F. Underwater observations of dolphin reactions to a distressed conspecific. Learn Behav. 2015;43:289-300 pubmed publisher
    ..the epimeletic (or "caregiving") behavior produced by members of a group of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) and the possible role of the ailing animal's distress call in eliciting such behavior...
  20. Mardirossian M, Pérébaskine N, Benincasa M, Gambato S, Hofmann S, Huter P, et al. The Dolphin Proline-Rich Antimicrobial Peptide Tur1A Inhibits Protein Synthesis by Targeting the Bacterial Ribosome. Cell Chem Biol. 2018;25:530-539.e7 pubmed publisher
    ..Since cetaceans are co-phyletic with artiodactyls, we mined the genome of the bottlenose dolphin Tursiops truncatus, leading to the identification of two PrAMPs, Tur1A and Tur1B...
  21. Fair P, Houde M, Hulsey T, Bossart G, Adams J, Balthis L, et al. Assessment of perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) in plasma of bottlenose dolphins from two southeast US estuarine areas: relationship with age, sex and geographic locations. Mar Pollut Bull. 2012;64:66-74 pubmed publisher
    Plasma PFCs were measured in 157 bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) sampled from two US southeast Atlantic sites (Charleston (CHS), SC and Indian River Lagoon (IRL), FL) during 2003-2005...
  22. Short J, Geiger H, Haney J, Voss C, Vozzo M, Guillory V, et al. Anomalously High Recruitment of the 2010 Gulf Menhaden (Brevoortia patronus) Year Class: Evidence of Indirect Effects from the Deepwater Horizon Blowout in the Gulf of Mexico. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol. 2017;73:76-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Contact with crude oil induced high mortality of piscivorous seabirds, bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), waders, and other fish-eating marsh birds, all of which are substantial consumers of Gulf menhaden...
  23. Sacristán C, Carballo M, Muñoz M, Bellière E, Neves E, Nogal V, et al. Diagnosis of Cetacean morbillivirus: A sensitive one step real time RT fast-PCR method based on SYBR(®) Green. J Virol Methods. 2015;226:25-30 pubmed publisher
    ..It was first implicated in the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) mass stranding episode along the Northwestern Atlantic coast in the late 1980s, and in several more recent ..
  24. Suzuki M, Wakui H, Itou T, Segawa T, Inoshima Y, Maeda K, et al. Two isoforms of aquaporin 2 responsive to hypertonic stress in the bottlenose dolphin. J Exp Biol. 2016;219:1249-58 pubmed publisher
    ..functions of these AQP2 isoforms in the cellular hyperosmotic tolerance in the bottlenose dolphin, ITALIC! Tursiops truncatus mRNA sequencing revealed that alternative AQP2 lacks the fourth exon and instead has a longer third exon ..
  25. Profeta F, Di Francesco C, Marsilio F, Mignone W, Di Nocera F, De Carlo E, et al. Retrospective seroepidemiological investigations against Morbillivirus, Toxoplasma gondii and Brucella spp. in cetaceans stranded along the Italian coastline (1998-2014). Res Vet Sci. 2015;101:89-92 pubmed publisher
    ..A total number of 23 serum samples (32.8%) obtained from Stenella coeruleoalba, Tursiops truncatus, Balaenoptera physalus and Globicephala melas harboured anti-Morbillivirus neutralizing antibodies...
  26. Dudek N, Sun C, Burstein D, Kantor R, Aliaga Goltsman D, Bik E, et al. Novel Microbial Diversity and Functional Potential in the Marine Mammal Oral Microbiome. Curr Biol. 2017;27:3752-3762.e6 pubmed publisher
    ..genomes and functional potential from microbes in the oral gingival sulcus of two bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). We detected organisms from 24 known bacterial phyla and one archaeal phylum...
  27. Marini C, Fossa F, Paoli C, Bellingeri M, Gnone G, Vassallo P. Predicting bottlenose dolphin distribution along Liguria coast (northwestern Mediterranean Sea) through different modeling techniques and indirect predictors. J Environ Manage. 2015;150:9-20 pubmed publisher
    ..The bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) has been investigated with habitat modeling techniques since 1997...
  28. Schaefer A, Reif J, Guzmán E, Bossart G, Ottuso P, SNYDER J, et al. Toward the identification, characterization and experimental culture of Lacazia loboi from Atlantic bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus). Med Mycol. 2016;54:659-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Although unsuccessful, the methods and results of this study provide important insight into new approaches that could be utilized in future investigations of this elusive organism. ..
  29. Bearzi G, Bonizzoni S, Santostasi N, Furey N, Eddy L, Valavanis V, et al. Dolphins in a Scaled-Down Mediterranean: The Gulf of Corinth's Odontocetes. Adv Mar Biol. 2016;75:297-331 pubmed publisher
    ..Common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) (39 animals, 95%CI 33-47) occur in single-species groups; they prefer continental shelf waters and areas ..
  30. Mancia A, Lunardi D, Abelli L. The chronicles of the contaminated Mediterranean seas: a story told by the cetaceans' skin genes. Mar Pollut Bull. 2018;127:10-14 pubmed publisher
    ..RNA samples from the skin of 12 individuals including the species Stenella coeruleoalba, Tursiops truncatus, and Grampus griseus were used to test 4 potential gene markers of anthropogenic contaminants exposure...
  31. Nachtigall P, Supin A. Conditioned frequency-dependent hearing sensitivity reduction in the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus). J Exp Biol. 2015;218:999-1005 pubmed publisher
    ..The highest threshold increase appeared at test frequencies of 0.5 octaves above the loud sound frequencies. ..
  32. Fouda L, Wingfield J, Fandel A, Garrod A, Hodge K, Rice A, et al. Dolphins simplify their vocal calls in response to increased ambient noise. Biol Lett. 2018;14: pubmed publisher
    ..the effects of concurrent ambient noise levels on social whistle calls produced by bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the western North Atlantic. Elevated ambient noise levels were mainly caused by ship noise...
  33. Lewis J, Wartzok D, Heithaus M, Krützen M. Could relatedness help explain why individuals lead in bottlenose dolphin groups?. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e58162 pubmed publisher
    ..Recently, leadership has been documented in a population of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) where direct benefits to leaders appear unlikely...
  34. Rako Gospić N, Radulovic M, Vučur T, Pleslić G, Holcer D, Mackelworth P. Factor associated variations in the home range of a resident Adriatic common bottlenose dolphin population. Mar Pollut Bull. 2017;124:234-244 pubmed publisher
    ..and anthropogenic pressure) on the home range size of the 44 most resident common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) inhabiting the waters of the Cres-Lošinj archipelago (north Adriatic Sea, Croatia), a recently declared ..
  35. Finneran J, Mulsow J, Schlundt C. Using Reaction Time and Equal Latency Contours to Derive Auditory Weighting Functions in Sea Lions and Dolphins. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2016;875:281-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, simple reaction time to pure tones was measured as a proxy for subjective loudness in a Tursiops truncatus and Zalophus californianus...
  36. Nachtigall P, Supin A, Pacini A, Kastelein R. Four Odontocete Species Change Hearing Levels When Warned of Impending Loud Sound. Integr Zool. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..a warning sound preceded a loud sound in the alse killer whale (Pseudorca crassidens) bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) beluga whale (Delphinaperus leucas) and harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena)...
  37. Sacchini S, Arbelo M, Bombardi C, Fernández A, Cozzi B, Bernaldo de Quirós Y, et al. Locus coeruleus complex of the family Delphinidae. Sci Rep. 2018;8:5486 pubmed publisher
    ..To date, the only examined Delphinidae species for the LC has been a bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)...
  38. Gray M, Rogers P. In vivo ultrasonic attenuation in cetacean soft tissues. J Acoust Soc Am. 2017;141:EL83 pubmed publisher
    In vivo ultrasonic attenuation was estimated for extracranial soft tissues of two Tursiops truncatus and one Delphinapterus leucas...
  39. Gospić N, Picciulin M. Changes in whistle structure of resident bottlenose dolphins in relation to underwater noise and boat traffic. Mar Pollut Bull. 2016;105:193-8 pubmed publisher
    The habitat of the resident bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) of the Cres-Lošinj archipelago overlaps with routes of intense boat traffic...
  40. Wisniewska D, Johnson M, Nachtigall P, Madsen P. Buzzing during biosonar-based interception of prey in the delphinids Tursiops truncatus and Pseudorca crassidens. J Exp Biol. 2014;217:4279-82 pubmed publisher
    ..These observations support the growing notion that fast sonar sampling accompanied by a low output level is critical for high rate feedback to inform motor patterns during prey interception in all echolocating toothed whales. ..
  41. Davison A, Subramaniam K, Kerr K, Jacob J, Landrau Giovannetti N, Walsh M, et al. Genome Sequence of a Gammaherpesvirus from a Common Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus). Genome Announc. 2017;5: pubmed publisher
    ..This genome sequence comprises a unique region (161,235 bp) flanked by multiple copies of a terminal repeat (4,431 bp) and contains 72 putative genes. The virus was named common bottlenose dolphin gammaherpesvirus 1. ..
  42. Rodrigues T, Subramaniam K, Cortés Hinojosa G, Wellehan J, Ng T, Delwart E, et al. Complete Genome Sequencing of a Novel Type of Omikronpapillomavirus 1 in Indian River Lagoon Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Genome Announc. 2018;6: pubmed publisher
    ..The genome was 7,772 bp and displayed a typical papillomavirus genome organization. Phylogenetic analysis supported the bottlenose dolphin papillomavirus as being a novel type of Omikronpapillomavirus1. ..
  43. Cammen K, Rosel P, Wells R, Read A. Lack of variation in voltage-gated sodium channels of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) exposed to neurotoxic algal blooms. Aquat Toxicol. 2014;157:150-8 pubmed publisher
    ..hypothesis that genetic variation in the putative binding site of brevetoxins in common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) explains differences among individuals or populations in resistance to harmful Karenia brevis blooms in the ..
  44. Noren S, Noren D, Gaydos J. Living in the fast lane: rapid development of the locomotor muscle in immature harbor porpoises (Phocoena phocoena). J Comp Physiol B. 2014;184:1065-76 pubmed publisher
    ..A minimum of 1 and 1.5 years were required for Fraser's (Lagenodelphis hosei) and bottlenose (Tursiops truncatus) dolphins to obtain mature myoglobin contents, respectively; this corresponded to their lengthy 2 and 2...
  45. Champagne C, Kellar N, Trego M, Delehanty B, Boonstra R, Wasser S, et al. Comprehensive endocrine response to acute stress in the bottlenose dolphin from serum, blubber, and feces. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2018;266:178-193 pubmed publisher
    ..characterized the timing and magnitude of several hormones in response to a stressor in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) and the subsequent incorporation of cortisol into blubber, and its metabolites excreted in feces...
  46. Brown A, Foss A, Miller M, Gibson Q. Detection of cyanotoxins (microcystins/nodularins) in livers from estuarine and coastal bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from Northeast Florida. Harmful Algae. 2018;76:22-34 pubmed publisher
    ..downstream of bloom locations provide critical habitat for an estuarine population of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)...
  47. Ramos E, Castelblanco Martínez D, Garcia J, Rojas Arias J, Foley J, Audley K, et al. Lobomycosis-like disease in common bottlenose dolphins Tursiops truncatus from Belize and Mexico: bridging the gap between the Americas. Dis Aquat Organ. 2018;128:1-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report on LLD affecting inshore bottlenose dolphins Tursiops truncatus from the Caribbean waters of Belize and from the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean off the southwestern coast ..
  48. La Rosa C, Parolisi R, Palazzo O, Lévy F, Meurisse M, Bonfanti L. Clusters of DCX+ cells "trapped" in the subcortical white matter of early postnatal Cetartiodactyla (Tursiops truncatus, Stenella coeruloalba and Ovis aries). Brain Struct Funct. 2018;223:3613-3632 pubmed publisher
  49. Fichtner A, Karunakaran M, Starick L, Truman R, Herrmann T. The Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus): A Witness but Not a Functional Example for the Emergence of the Butyrophilin 3/Vγ9Vδ2 System in Placental Mammals. Front Immunol. 2018;9:265 pubmed publisher
    ..Other candidates to study this coevolution are the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and the nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) with genomic sequences encoding open ..
  50. Mancia A, Abelli L, Kucklick J, Rowles T, Wells R, Balmer B, et al. Microarray applications to understand the impact of exposure to environmental contaminants in wild dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Mar Genomics. 2015;19:47-57 pubmed publisher
    ..As an apex predator, the common bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) can reflect the health of near shore marine ecosystems, and reflect coastal threats that pose risk to human ..
  51. Del Castillo Velasco Martínez I, Hernández Camacho C, Méndez Rodríguez L, Zenteno Savín T. Purine metabolism in response to hypoxic conditions associated with breath-hold diving and exercise in erythrocytes and plasma from bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2016;191:196-201 pubmed publisher
    ..the circulating levels of purine metabolism components between diving and exercise in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)...
  52. Doh Y, Delfour F, Augier E, Glotin H, Graff C, Adam O. Bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) sonar slacks off before touching a non-alimentary target. Behav Processes. 2018;157:337-345 pubmed publisher
    ..Bottlenose dolphins' particular slackening-off profile at the end of the buzz shows that they anticipate the moment of direct contact, and they stop just as real touch relays distant touch of the object. ..
  53. van der Hoop J, Fahlman A, Hurst T, Rocho Levine J, Shorter K, Petrov V, et al. Bottlenose dolphins modify behavior to reduce metabolic effect of tag attachment. J Exp Biol. 2014;217:4229-36 pubmed publisher
    ..of drag from a tag on metabolic rate, cost of transport and swimming behavior, four captive male dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) were trained to swim a set course, either non-tagged (n=7) or fitted with a tag (DTAG2; n=12), and surface ..
  54. Adams J, Speakman T, Zolman E, Mitchum G, WIRTH E, Bossart G, et al. The relationship between land use and emerging and legacy contaminants in an Apex predator, the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), from two adjacent estuarine watersheds. Environ Res. 2014;135:346-53 pubmed publisher
    ..The spatial pattern of PBDEs and the ΣDDTs/ΣPCBs detected in dolphin blubber was shown to vary significantly with adjacent watersheds and land use associations. ..
  55. Rambaldi A, Cozzi B, Grandis A, Canova M, Mazzoni M, Bombardi C. Distribution of Calretinin Immunoreactivity in the Lateral Nucleus of the Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) Amygdala. Anat Rec (Hoboken). 2017;300:2008-2016 pubmed publisher
    ..Anat Rec, 2017. © 2017 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Anat Rec, 300:2008-2016, 2017. © 2017 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  56. Kuczaj S, Winship K, Eskelinen H. Can bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) cooperate when solving a novel task?. Anim Cogn. 2015;18:543-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in this study were exposed to a task that could most easily be solved if dolphins cooperated...
  57. Cammen K, Wilcox L, Rosel P, Wells R, Read A. From genome-wide to candidate gene: an investigation of variation at the major histocompatibility complex in common bottlenose dolphins exposed to harmful algal blooms. Immunogenetics. 2015;67:125-33 pubmed publisher
    ..investigated associations between MHC diversity and resistance to brevetoxins in common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)...
  58. Lunardi D, Abelli L, Panti C, Marsili L, Fossi M, Mancia A. Transcriptomic analysis of bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) skin biopsies to assess the effects of emerging contaminants. Mar Environ Res. 2016;114:74-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We applied an ex vivo assay using small slices of bioptic skin from the bottlenose dolphin, Tursiops truncatus, cultured and treated for 24 h with different PFOA or BPA concentrations to analyze global gene ..
  59. Shaul N, Dodder N, Aluwihare L, Mackintosh S, Maruya K, Chivers S, et al. Nontargeted biomonitoring of halogenated organic compounds in two ecotypes of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from the Southern California Bight. Environ Sci Technol. 2015;49:1328-38 pubmed publisher
    ..and bioaccumulative compounds identified in blubber from two ecotypes of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) sampled in the Southern California Bight...
  60. Colegrove K, Venn Watson S. Histomorphology of the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) pancreas and association of increasing islet β-cell size with chronic hypercholesterolemia. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2015;214:17-23 pubmed publisher
    Bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) can develop metabolic states mimicking prediabetes, including hyperinsulinemia, hyperlipidemia, elevated glucose, and fatty liver disease...
  61. Fahlman A, Loring S, Levine G, Rocho Levine J, Austin T, Brodsky M. Lung mechanics and pulmonary function testing in cetaceans. J Exp Biol. 2015;218:2030-8 pubmed publisher
    ..esophageal pressures, respiratory flow rates, and expired O2 and CO2 in six adult bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) during voluntary breaths and maximal (chuff) respiratory efforts...
  62. Galligan T, Schwacke L, Houser D, Wells R, Rowles T, Boggs A. Characterization of circulating steroid hormone profiles in the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS). Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2018;263:80-91 pubmed publisher
    ..In protected wildlife, such as the common bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus), these measures can provide critical information about health and fitness to aid in effective conservation ..
  63. Eberle K, McGill J, Reinhardt T, Sacco R. Parainfluenza Virus 3 Blocks Antiviral Mediators Downstream of the Interferon Lambda Receptor by Modulating Stat1 Phosphorylation. J Virol. 2015;90:2948-58 pubmed publisher
    ..We used three strains of PIV-3: human PIV-3 (HPIV-3), bovine PIV-3 (BPIV-3), and dolphin PIV-1 (Tursiops truncatus PIV-1, or TtPIV-1)...
  64. Li W, Chang H, Yang W, Lo C, Wang L, Pang V, et al. Immunotoxicity of Silver Nanoparticles (AgNPs) on the Leukocytes of Common Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Sci Rep. 2018;8:5593 pubmed publisher
    ..The dose-response data of AgNPs on the leukocytes of cetaceans are invaluable for evaluating the adverse health effects in cetaceans and for proposing a conservation plan for marine mammals. ..
  65. Carmichael R, Graham W, Aven A, Worthy G, Howden S. Were multiple stressors a 'perfect storm' for northern Gulf of Mexico bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in 2011?. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e41155 pubmed publisher
    An unusual number of near term and neonatal bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) mortalities occurred in the northern Gulf of Mexico (nGOM) in 2011, during the first calving season after two well documented environmental perturbations; ..
  66. Gatta C, Russo F, Russolillo M, Varricchio E, Paolucci M, Castaldo L, et al. The orexin system in the enteric nervous system of the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus). PLoS ONE. 2014;9:e105009 pubmed publisher
    ..Certainly, further functional investigations may help to better explain the role of the orexin system in the energy balance of bottlenose dolphin and the complex interaction between feeding and digestive physiology. ..
  67. Lane S, Smith C, Mitchell J, Balmer B, Barry K, McDonald T, et al. Reproductive outcome and survival of common bottlenose dolphins sampled in Barataria Bay, Louisiana, USA, following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Proc Biol Sci. 2015;282:20151944 pubmed publisher
    Common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) inhabit bays, sounds and estuaries across the Gulf of Mexico...
  68. van der Horst G, Medger K, Steckler D, Luther I, Bartels P. Bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) sperm revisited: Motility, morphology and ultrastructure of fresh sperm of consecutive ejaculates. Anim Reprod Sci. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..sperm morphology and ultrastructure, of consecutive ejaculates from Atlantic bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)...
  69. Bilandžić N, Đokić M, Sedak M, Đuras M, Gomercić T, Benić M. Copper Levels in Tissues of Dolphins Tursiops truncatus, Stenella coeruleoalba and Grampus griseus from the Croatian Adriatic Coast. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol. 2016;97:367-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Dolphins of Tursiops truncatus (young and adult), Stenella coeruleoalba and Grampus griseus were stranded along the Croatian coast...
  70. SÁnchez S, Goldstein L, Dronen N. Diphyllobothrium stemmacephalum Cobbold, 1858 (Diphyllobothriidea) from common bottlenose dolphin, Tursiops truncatus (Montagu) from the Texas Gulf coast, USA. Zootaxa. 2018;4379:448-450 pubmed publisher
    ..1985; Anderson, 1987); bottlenose dolphin, Tursiops truncatus (Montagu), from the Gulf of Mexico (Ward Collins 1959), the Black sea (Delyamure et al...
  71. Gili C, Bonsembiante F, Bonanni R, Giordano A, Ledda S, Beffagna G, et al. Detection of hereditary bisalbuminemia in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus, Montagu 1821): comparison between capillary zone and agarose gel electrophoresis. BMC Vet Res. 2016;12:172 pubmed publisher
    ..We report for the first time the presence of hereditary bisalbuminemia in two groups of related bottlenose dolphins identified by means of CZE and we confirm that AGE could fail in the identification of this alteration. ..
  72. García Alvarez N, Fernández A, Boada L, Zumbado M, Zaccaroni A, Arbelo M, et al. Mercury and selenium status of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus): A study in stranded animals on the Canary Islands. Sci Total Environ. 2015;536:489-498 pubmed publisher
    ..reports Hg and selenium (Se) status, and the first Se/Hg molar ratio assessment in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) inhabiting the waters of the Canary Islands...
  73. Damseaux F, Kiszka J, Heithaus M, Scholl G, Eppe G, Thome J, et al. Spatial variation in the accumulation of POPs and mercury in bottlenose dolphins of the Lower Florida Keys and the coastal Everglades (South Florida). Environ Pollut. 2017;220:577-587 pubmed publisher
    The bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) is an upper trophic level predator and the most common cetacean species found in nearshore waters of southern Florida, including the Lower Florida Keys (LFK) and the Florida Coastal Everglades (..
  74. Gonzalvo J, Lauriano G, Hammond P, Viaud Martinez K, Fossi M, Natoli A, et al. The Gulf of Ambracia's Common Bottlenose Dolphins, Tursiops truncatus: A Highly Dense and yet Threatened Population. Adv Mar Biol. 2016;75:259-296 pubmed publisher
    The common bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) is the only cetacean present in the semiclosed waters of the Gulf of Ambracia, Western Greece...
  75. Thometz N, Dearolf J, Dunkin R, Noren D, Holt M, Sims O, et al. Comparative physiology of vocal musculature in two odontocetes, the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) and the harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena). J Comp Physiol B. 2018;188:177-193 pubmed publisher
    ..profiles, and myosin heavy chain expression of vocal musculature in two odontocetes: the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus; n = 4) and the harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena; n = 5)...
  76. Castilho C, Pedone Valdez F, Bertuol F, Fruet P, Genoves R, Di Tullio J, et al. Insights about the genetic diversity and population structure of an offshore group of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the Mid-Atlantic. Genet Mol Res. 2015;14:3387-99 pubmed publisher
    ..SPSPA) is a small group of islands located in the Mid- Atlantic Ridge, where recent studies of the Tursiops truncatus group indicate that individuals are resident throughout the year around the archipelago, exhibiting ..
  77. Schaefer A, Titcomb E, Fair P, Stavros H, Mazzoil M, Bossart G, et al. Mercury concentrations in Atlantic bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) inhabiting the Indian River Lagoon, Florida: Patterns of spatial and temporal distribution. Mar Pollut Bull. 2015;97:544-547 pubmed publisher
    Bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) inhabiting the Indian River Lagoon, FL (IRL) have tissue mercury concentrations among the highest reported worldwide...
  78. Branstetter B, Bakhtiari K, Trickey J, Finneran J. Hearing Mechanisms and Noise Metrics Related to Auditory Masking in Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Adv Exp Med Biol. 2016;875:109-16 pubmed publisher
    ..This study suggests that predicting auditory masking from ocean noise sources depends on both spectral and temporal properties of the noise. ..
  79. Sacristán C, Réssio R, Castilho P, Fernandes N, Costa Silva S, Esperón F, et al. Lacaziosis-like disease in Tursiops truncatus from Brazil: a histopathological and immunohistochemical approach. Dis Aquat Organ. 2016;117:229-35 pubmed publisher
    ..We evaluated multiple tissue samples from 4 Tursiops truncatus stranded in the states of Santa Catarina (n = 3) and Rio Grande do Sul (n = 1), southern Brazil...
  80. Nakahara F, Komaba M, Sato R, Ikeda H, Komaba K, Kawakubo A. Spontaneous prosocial choice by captive bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus. Behav Processes. 2017;135:8-11 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we investigated the mechanisms underlying prosociality in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). In the experiments, water shower devices, developed as environmental enrichment items, were used...
  81. Venn Watson S, Jensen E, Smith C, Xitco M, Ridgway S. Evaluation of annual survival and mortality rates and longevity of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) at the United States Navy Marine Mammal Program from 2004 through 2013. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2015;246:893-8 pubmed publisher
    ..annual survival and mortality rates and the longevity of a managed population of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Design-Retrospective cohort study...
  82. Soverini M, Quercia S, Biancani B, Furlati S, Turroni S, Biagi E, et al. The bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) faecal microbiota. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2016;92:fiw055 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we explored the faecal microbiota structure of nine adult bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) and one breast-fed calf living in a controlled environment...
  83. Cvetnic Z, Duvnjak S, Đuras M, Gomercić T, Reil I, Zdelar Tuk M, et al. Evidence of Brucella strain ST27 in bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) in Europe. Vet Microbiol. 2016;196:93-97 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report a Brucella strain isolated from multiple lymph nodes of one bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) during routine examination of dolphin carcasses found in the Croatian part of the northern Adriatic Sea ..
  84. Sánchez Calabuig M, de la Fuente J, Laguna Barraza R, Beltrán Breña P, Martínez Nevado E, Johnston S, et al. Heterologous murine and bovine IVF using bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) spermatozoa. Theriogenology. 2015;84:983-94 pubmed publisher
    ..This study revealed the stability of the dolphin sperm chromatin and the ability of the dolphin spermatozoa to penetrate zona-intact bovine and murine oocytes, leading to hybrid embryo formation. ..
  85. Levengood A, Dudzinski K. Is blood thicker than water? The role of kin and non-kin in non-mother-calf associations of captive bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Behav Processes. 2016;124:52-9 pubmed publisher
  86. Bergfelt D, Blum J, Steinetz B, Steinman K, O Brien J, Robeck T. Relaxin as a hormonal aid to evaluate pregnancy and pregnancy loss in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2017;242:24-29 pubmed publisher
  87. Linguiti G, Antonacci R, Tasco G, Grande F, Casadio R, Massari S, et al. Genomic and expression analyses of Tursiops truncatus T cell receptor gamma (TRG) and alpha/delta (TRA/TRD) loci reveal a similar basic public γδ repertoire in dolphin and human. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:634 pubmed publisher
    The bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) is a mammal that belongs to the Cetartiodactyla and have lived in marine ecosystems for nearly 60 millions years...
  88. Balmer B, Ylitalo G, McGeorge L, Baugh K, Boyd D, Mullin K, et al. Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in blubber of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) along the northern Gulf of Mexico coast, USA. Sci Total Environ. 2015;527-528:306-12 pubmed publisher
    ..response to the Deepwater Horizon (DWH) oil spill to understand potential injuries to bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) that inhabit the northern Gulf of Mexico (NGoM) estuarine waters...
  89. Cammen K, Schultz T, Rosel P, Wells R, Read A. Genomewide investigation of adaptation to harmful algal blooms in common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Mol Ecol. 2015;24:4697-710 pubmed publisher DNA (RAD) sequencing to investigate brevetoxicosis resistance in common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)...
  90. Wang Z, Broadwater M, Ramsdell J. Analysis of diarrhetic shellfish poisoning toxins and pectenotoxin-2 in the bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr A. 2015;1416:22-30 pubmed publisher
    ..acid, OA; dinophysistoxin-1, DTX1; dinophysistoxin-2, DTX2) and pectenotoxin-2 (PTX2) in bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) urine and tissue samples were evaluated using spike-and-recovery tests...
  91. Fraija Fernández N, Fernandez M, Raga J, Aznar F. Life-history trade-offs in a generalist digenean from cetaceans: the role of host specificity and environmental factors. Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:659 pubmed publisher
    ..Leiper, 1909) from oceanic striped dolphins, Stenella coeruleoalba Meyen, and coastal bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus Montagu, in the western Mediterranean were used to elucidate whether worms were conspecific...
  92. Baptista G, Kehrig H, Di Beneditto A, Hauser Davis R, Almeida M, Rezende C, et al. Mercury, selenium and stable isotopes in four small cetaceans from the Southeastern Brazilian coast: Influence of feeding strategy. Environ Pollut. 2016;218:1298-1307 pubmed publisher
    ..mercury (Hg), selenium (Se) levels, trophic ecology and feeding environments of four small cetaceans (Tursiops truncatus, Steno bredanensis, Sotalia guianensis and Pontoporia blainvillei) inhabiting the central-northern coast of ..