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Dolphin that jumped on boat in US identified

Dolphin that jumped on boat in US identified

Experts say they have identified the dolphin that jumped in a boat and injured a woman last month.
Naturalists said Monday the bottlenose dolphin weighing around 700 pounds (300 kilograms) was identified by pictures of its dorsal fin. It's a male named Oscar that is part of a long-term study of the dolphins around Florida's Marco Island.
The identification has allowed the project survey team to determine that Oscar definitely survived his ordeal on March 13. He was first sighted as part of the study five years ago.
A charter boat captain called police after the dolphin jumped on the boat on the Marco River and landed on one of his passengers. The woman was not seriously injured.