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The tucuxi (Sotalia fluviatilis), alternatively in Peru bufeo gris or bufeo negro, is a species of freshwater dolphin found in the rivers of the Amazon Basin. The word ...

Sotalia fluviatilis (Estuarine Dolphin, Gray Dolphin, Guianian River ...


Tucuxis are found in the Amazon drainage as far inland as southern Peru, eastern Ecuador, and southeastern Colombia. They occur in the main tributaries of the ...

Tucuxis, Sotalia spp. ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Tucuxis, Sotalia spp., Mammalia, Cetacea, Delphinidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding behaviors, life history, ...

ADW: Sotalia fluviatilis: INFORMATION


Tucuxis, also known as gray dolphins and Guianian River dolphins, are neotropical dolphins that live exclusively in the Amazon and Orinoco basins and are ...

Behavioral observations of the marine tucuxi ... - Aquatic Mammals


unknown. Herein, we present some behavioral observations of tucuxis found in São Paulo State estuarine waters, Southeastern Brazil. Three obser- vations took  ...

Tucuxi Dolphin - Dolphins And Whales Window

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Tucuxi dolphin. The Tucuxi (Sotalia fluviatilis) is a dolphin found both in the rivers of the Amazon Basin and in the coastal waters to the north and east of South ...

Tucuxi Dolphin - Whale Facts


The tucuxi dolphin is a small to midsize freshwater dolphin that can be found living throughout the amazon river. While these dolphins are acrobatic they are not ...

(Inia geoffrensis) and tucuxis (Sotalia fluviatilis) - NCBI


Acoustic characteristics of biosonar sounds of free-ranging botos (Inia geoffrensis ) and tucuxis (Sotalia fluviatilis) in the Negro River, Amazon, Brazil. Yamamoto ...

Habitat use by marine tucuxis - Cambridge Journals


Data on habitat use by marine tucuxis (Sotalia guianensis) were collected in Guanabara Bay ... Diurnal activities of marine tucuxis were dominated by behaviour.

Human-induced injuries to marine tucuxis - Cambridge Journals


Human-induced injuries to marine tucuxis. (Sotalia guianensis) (Cetacea: Delphinidae) in Brazil alexandre f. azevedo. 1. , jose lailson-brito. 1. , paulo r. dorneles.

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Tucuxi Species Guide - WDC - Whale and Dolphin Conservation


Sotalia fluviatilis species guide - Similar in appearance to a bottlenose dolphin, the tucuxi is one of two species of dolphin that inhabit the large rivers in South ...

CMS: Sotalia fluviatilis, Tucuxi


The appearance of the tucuxi resembles that of a smaller bottlenose dolphin. The tucuxi is light grey to bluish-grey on the back and pinkish to light grey on the ...

tucuxi - ConserveNature.org


Tucuxi belong to the Mammalian Order Cetacea, in the suborder Odontoceti. All toothed whales belong to the suborder Odontoceti, which is Latin for "toothed ...