7 thoughts on “River dolphin

    1. I didn’t even know what it was until a couple months ago when I asked online. They’re a little creepy at first, with all the teeth. Definitely prehistoric-looking.

    1. I don’t know. I’ve seen them a few times over the years. We have water that changes from fresh to salt, but I wouldn’t think that would affect a dolphin that wandered in the wrong direction. Sea turtles occasionally wash ashore as well.

  1. Where was the dolphin? There are salt water and fresh water dolphins, but I have not heard of fresh water dolphins except in the Amazon system (where there are grey ones and pink ones).

    1. My usual little stretch of beach. When I asked on the FaceSpook Uruguay Expats group, someone ID’d another specimen as a river dolphin from the Rio de la Plata.

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