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Manatee Belize has a very healthy population of manatees, feeding on the rich seagrasses along the coast, Belize Belize,Caye Caulker,Trichechus manatus,West Indian Manatee,manatee,underwater Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

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Belize has a very healthy population of manatees, feeding on the rich seagrasses along the coast, Belize

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The West Indian manatee is a manatee, and the largest surviving member of the aquatic mammal order Sirenia .

The West Indian manatee is a species distinct from the Amazonian manatee , and the African manatee . Based on genetic and morphological studies, the West Indian manatee is divided into two subspecies, the Florida manatee and the Antillean or Caribbean manatee . However, recent genetic research suggests that the West Indian manatee actually falls out into three groups, which are.. more

Similar species: Manatees And Dugongs
Species identified by fchristant
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By Tony Rath

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Uploaded Oct 6, 2011. Captured Jun 22, 2011 17:22.
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • f/11
  • 1/200s
  • ISO200
  • 15mm