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The baiji is a functionally extinct species of freshwater dolphin formerly found only in the Yangtze River in China. Nicknamed "Goddess of the Yangtze" ...

China's Rare River Dolphin Now Extinct, Experts Announc


The Chinese river dolphin—nicknamed the "goddess of the Yangtze"—is " functionally extinct," scientists said after a vain six-week search for the animal.

Yangtze River dolphin - EDGE :: Mammal Species Information


According to Chinese legend, this graceful freshwater dolphin is the reincarnation of a drowned princess. It has been declared a national treasure of the highest ...

Baiji - Chinese river dolphin - WDC


The baiji or Chinese river dolphin, and beautiful Goddess of the Yangtze lived for 20 million years in the Yangtze River, China. The baiji's demise was rapid and ...

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Feb 13, 2013 ... Join Zoological Society of London (ZSL) scientist Dr Sam Turvey in this video to uncover the tragic example of the baiji, the Yangtze River ...

Yangtze river dolphin driven to extinction | Environment | The Guardian


Aug 8, 2007 ... The Yangtze river dolphin, until recently one of the most endangered species on the planet, has been declared officially extinct following an ...

Lipotes vexillifer (Changjiang Dolphin, Chinese Lake Dolphin ...


Range Description: In recent times, this species has been endemic to the Yangtze River of China. Some individuals were seen in the Fuchun River, immediately ...

Chinese River Dolphin - Dolphin Facts and Information


There are quite a few different names that you may here the Baiji Dolphin ( Lipotes vexillifer) called. They include the Chinese River Dolphin and the Goddess of.

Dolphin Species Goes Extinct Due to Humans - Live Science


Aug 8, 2007 ... The Yangtze River dolphin is driven to extinction by humans.

Baiji videos, photos and facts - Lipotes vexillifer | ARKive


In common with other river dolphins, it has a very long, narrow beak with a slightly ... Also known as: Chinese river dolphin, white flag dolphin, whitefin dolphin, ...

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Chinese River Dolphin / Baiji - NOAA Fisheries - National Oceanic ...


Jan 15, 2015 ... Chinese River Dolphin / Baiji (Lipotes vexillifer) ... It is also known as the Yangtze river dolphin, baiji, white-flag dolphin, and white-fin dolphin.

Baiji dolphin | 10 animals presumed extinct in the last decade | MNN ...


Jan 26, 2016 ... The last documented sighting of China's baiji dolphin, or Yantze River dolphin, was in 2002, and while the species is listed as critically ...

Yangtze River Dolphins, Lipotes vexillifer ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Yangtze River Dolphins, Lipotes vexillifer, Mammalia, Cetartiodactyla, Lipotidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding ...