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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Inia geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Inia geoffrensis (de Blainville, 1817)

Common names

Amazon River dolphin [English]
Boto [English]
Bufeo [Spanish]
Inia [French]
Inia [Dutch]
Pink dolphin [English]

(Note - boto is the Portuguese name used in Brazil, and has been adopted as the English common name.)

FAO Species Code

INI Inia 1 [FAO Species code]
BOT [FAO Species code]

Amazon River dolphin (Inia geoffrensis)