South Asian River Dolphin

Posted by Sougata De on Fri May 15, 2020 7:55 am

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These rare and elusive fresh water animals also known as the Gangetic Dolphins are highly endangered species (IUCN-Red). They are essentially blind and hunt by emitting ultra sonic sound which bounces off their prey and help them to form an image in their mind.

Location: River Brahmaputra, Assam.
Canon 70D, Canon 100-400 IS II,
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by Carol Clarke on Fri May 15, 2020 9:09 am
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Well done to find one of these rare beauties, Sougata - and to get this nice clear shot!

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by Debapratim Saha on Sun May 17, 2020 12:09 am
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Excellent capture!
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