⇄SuchrichtungÜbersetzung für 'La Plata dolphin' von Englisch nach Deutsch
La Plata dolphin [Pontoporia blainvillei]
La-Plata-Delfin {m}
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Übersetzung für 'La Plata dolphin' von Englisch nach Deutsch

La Plata dolphin [Pontoporia blainvillei]
La-Plata-Delfin {m}zool.T
Anwendungsbeispiele Englisch
  • The La Plata dolphin ("Pontoporia blainvillei"), another vulnerable Brazilian denizen, is a marine river dolphin that ranges from Espírito Santo, Brazil, to the south.
  • The Río de la Plata is a habitat for the loggerhead sea turtle, green sea turtle, leatherback sea turtle, the rare La Plata dolphin, and many species of fish.
  • The La Plata dolphin is the only species of the family Pontoporiidae and genus "Pontoporia".
  • The term 'dolphin' can be used to refer to most species in the family Delphinidae (oceanic dolphins) and the river dolphin families Iniidae (South American river dolphins), Pontoporiidae (La Plata dolphin), Lipotidae (Yangtze river dolphin) and Platanistidae (Ganges river dolphin and Indus river dolphin).
  • An exception to this is the La Plata dolphin, which is sexually mature at two years, but lives only to about 20.
  • Endangered species such as the Guiana dolphin (Sotalia guianensis), La Plata dolphin (Pontoporia blainvillei) and Atlantic goliath grouper (Epinephelus itajara) depended on the environmental quality of the bay.
  • The species is considered a forage fish, used for bait for commercial fish and consumed by humans on a subsistence level. They are eaten by the Costero dolphin, and by the La Plata dolphin.
  • In February 2016, Santa Teresita gained international notoriety after numerous beach-goers surrounded, removed, and proceeded to handle and take "selfies" with an extremely rare and endangered La Plata dolphin, leaving it to die in the mud on the beach.
  • The Baiji is not closely related to any living species of dolphin, having diverged from the ancestors of the La Plata dolphin and Amazon River dolphin during the Miocene, estimated to be around 16 million years ago.
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