This is a stranded individual (named Ivan) that was taken into the facility in September 2004, rehabbed and was deemed unreleasable, along with another pod mate, Doris.
The guy ran aground and dawn on a beach with strong surf, and was transferred to a quiet cove, where he received veterinary care. Unfortunately it died in the afternoon. The autopsy revealed that the animal had pneumonia and plastic fragment in the stomach.
The Dolphin stranded alive, attended captive for more than 20 days before dying. Male, good body condition, suspected viral disease.
Se trataba de un ejemplar muerto de delfín de dientes rugosos Steno bredanensis ocurrido el 4 de marzo del presente en el Parque Nacional Isla Contoy , longitud total 201 cm, peso entre 50-60kg. El delfín se enterró en la Playa del mismo Parque. Se desconoce la causa de la muerte y aparentemente estaba en buenas condición alimenticia