Manatus sentence example
- Perhaps the most interesting mammal of Brazil is the manati, or sea-cow (Manatus americanus), which inhabits the lower Amazon and sometimes reaches a length of 15 to 20 ft.
- The manatus is also found.
- The "manatee" (Manatus americanus) is found in the Atrato and other large Colombian rivers.
- Of the three genera existing within historic times, one (Manatus) is exclusively confined to the shores of the tropical Atlantic and the rivers entering into it, individuals scarcely specifically distinguishable being found both on the American and the African.
- Now, since it seems this Manatus senegalensis ascends rivers, we may infer that its parasite travels with it.Advertisement