The Amazon river dolphin (Inia geoffrensis), also known as the boto, bufeo or
pink river dolphin, is a species of toothed whale classified in the family Iniidae.
The Amazon river dolphin, also known as pink river dolphins, is becoming
vulnerable in certain areas due to dams and contamination of rivers and lakes.
The Amazon River Dolphin, also called the boutu, boto, or bufeo, is the largest of
the freshwater dolphins, and like all freshwater dolphins it is endangered ...
Also referred to as the Pink Porpoise, the Pink Dolphin, and Boto, its Brazilian
name, this creature is the largest, most common, and most widely distributed river
Taxonomic Notes: Three subspecies are currently recognized: I. g. geoffrensis in
the Amazon River system of Brazil, Peru, and Ecuador, I. g. boliviensis in ...
Jan 29, 2014 ... Among the five species of river dolphins, Amazon pink dolphins are considered
the most intelligent of them, with a brain capacity 40% larger ...
The boto is probably the best known of the five river dolphins. It has an extremely
distinctive ... Also known as: Amazon River dolphin, boutu, pink river dolphin.
Sep 16, 2012 ... The Amazon River dolphin averages about 6.5 feet in length. They come in all
shades of pink, from a dull gray-pink, to rosy colored pink, to a ...
Find out what's known about Amazon River Dolphins, Inia geoffrensis, Mammalia
, Cetartiodactyla, Iniidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding ...
Pink, blue or albino, the Amazon river dolphin is the most distinctive of the five