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Indus river dolphin

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The Indus river dolphin (Platanista gangetica minor) is a subspecies of freshwater river dolphin found in the Indus river of India and Pakistan. This dolphin was ...

Indus River Dolphin | Species | WWF

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Indus river dolphins are one of only four river dolphin species and subspecies in the world that spend all of their lives in freshwater. They are believed to have ...

Indus River Dolphin - Dolphin Facts and Information

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The Indus River dolphin (Platanista gangetica minor) is a species that lives in the Ganges and Indus river, close to India, Nepal and Pakistan.

Indus River dolphins in Pakistan - Projects & Info - WDC, Whale and ...

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Listed as 'Endangered' by the World Conservation Union, Indus River dolphin are among the world's most endangered dolphins. The remaining populations are ...

Indus River Dolphin in Fear of Extinction - TakePart

www.takepart.com/article/2014/07/17/dams-may-damn-rare-indus-river-dolphin-extinction

Jul 18, 2014 ... The freshwater dolphin's habitat is disappearing as Pakistan diverts river water for irrigation.

Dams Imperil Pakistan's Endangered River Dolphins - Live Science

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Jul 16, 2014 ... The Indus River dolphin, Platanista gangetica minor, has seen its range dramatically decline thanks to dams and irrigation projects, new ...

Animal Info - Indus River Dolphin

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Jun 11, 2006 ... Animal Info - Indus River Dolphin. (Other Names: Bhulan, Blind River Dolphin, Delfín del Indo, Indus Dolphin, Indus Susu, Plataniste de l'Indus, ...

Platanista gangetica ssp. minor (Indus Dolphin, Indus River Dolphin ...

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The Indus River Dolphin was considered by some researchers as a distinct species for several decades (1970s–1990s) and was listed as such in the 1996 Red ...

Platanista gangetica (Blind River Dolphin, Ganges Dolphin, Ganges ...

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English, –, Ganges River Dolphin, Indus River Dolphin, Blind River Dolphin, Ganges Susu, Ganges Dolphin, South Asian River Dolphin. French, –, Plataniste Du ...

Indus River Dolphin Facts - Whale Facts

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The Indus river dolphin as the name suggests can be found swimming in the Indus river which is located in Pakistan. In addition to the name Indus river dolphin it ...

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Indus River Dolphin
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia
Order: Cetacea Family: Platanistidae Genus: Platanista
Species: Platanista minor
Indus River dolphins are roughly the same color as the river, gray or brown, though they sometimes are lighter on their undersides. Their “beaks” are distinctively swollen at the tip and very long, reaching 20% of the length of... More »
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Indus River dolphin | WWF

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The Indus River dolphin (Platanista minor) is one of the world's rarest mammals and the second most endangered freshwater river dolphin. Approximately 1,100  ...

Indus River Dolphin (Platanista gangetica minor) - Office of ...

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Dec 30, 2014 ... Did You Know? · Indus River dolphins have very small eyes that resemble pinhole openings. Some scientists believe they are functionally blind ...

Indus River Dolphin (Platanista minor) - EDGE :: Mammal Species ...

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Jan 14, 2008 ... The Indus River dolphin is generally found alone or in small groups in the deepest channel of the Indus River. Its range has drastically ...