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La Plata Dolphin or Franciscana

The family Pontoporiidae consists of one species, the La Plata River dolphin, also called Franciscana. Despite its name, the La Plata River dolphin also inhabits coastal waters and saltwater estuaries of southeastern South America.


ITEMS in the Family: Pontoporiidae

La Plata River Dolphin  (Pontoporia blainvillei)
La Plata River Dolphin Skull