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Antillean manatee

Trichechus manatus manatus


This Antillean manatee was feeding in the seagrass near Blackbird Caye. We remained with the animal for close to an hour before entering the water for a murky underwater observation (in attached video).


Turtle and manatee seagrass beds

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1 Comment

KarenL 7 years ago

Congrats Gerardo, your spotting is featured in the Project Noah blog

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Spotted on Jul 10, 2012
Submitted on Jul 10, 2012

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