Robert: Rare white dolphin spotted in California
Published on May 18th, 2021 @ 12:00 PM
A modern day Moby Dick has been spotted off the coast of of the southwestern U.S.
Dana Wharf Whale Watch said its crew members with Newport Coastal Adventure spotted a white dolphin with a pod off the coast of Laguna Beach, California.
Naturalist Laura Lopez says the pale ocean mammal is not albino, but leucistic, a related condition that involves only a partial lack of pigmentation, as opposed to a complete lack of pigmentation in albinism.