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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 (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 - Dolphin Facts and Information

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Jan 28, 2014 ... 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 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 otherworldly Indus river dolphin is one of only four species of river dolphins left in the world, and its numbers are falling fast in the Pakistani ...

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 ...

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, ...

South Asian River Dolphins, Platanista gangetica ~ MarineBio.org

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Indus river dolphins, Platanista gangetica minor, aka blind river dolphins or bhulans, are very similar to the Ganges river dolphins with the exception of having ...

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 ...

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 ...

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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 - Threats | WWF

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The main reason for the decline of the Indus River dolphin was the construction of numerous dams and barrages, starting in the 1930's. These split the ...

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 ...