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In Endangered, Vulnerable, and Threatened Species

What is a boto dolphin?

The Boto dolphin, or Amazon River Dolphin, is also called the Boutu or Pink River Dolphin. It is a freshwater dolphin living in the Amazon and Orinoco River basins in South Am (MORE)
In Dolphins and Porpoises

Where do boto live?

The Amazon River Dolphin is a resident of the Amazon River Basin and Orinoco River Basin in South America.
In Endangered, Vulnerable, and Threatened Species

Why is the Botos river dolphin endangered?

This dolphin is also know as the Pink Dolphin, Amazon River Dolphin and "Bufeo" in Peru. There are many reason this animals is suffering this threat. The main thing is man, an (MORE)
In Dolphins and Porpoises

Why are boto dolphins pink?

This is not because of pigment but because of a thick layer of blood vessels beneath the skin.
In Dolphins and Porpoises

How big does the botos grow?

botos grow to be 6 to 9 feet in length if they are male..and 6 to 8 feet in length if they are female )
In Endangered, Vulnerable, and Threatened Species

Which whale has the nickname boto?

The Amazon river dolphin has the nickname boto, although closely related, it's not a whale.
In Bottlenose Dolphins

What is unusual about the boto dolphin?

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 because of (MORE)
In Authors, Poets, and Playwrights

What has the author O Boto Schellberg written?

O. Boto Schellberg has written: 'Colonic therapy in the treatment of disease' -- subject(s): Enema, Colon Hydrotherapy, Colon, Colonic Diseases, Therapy