river dolphin

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any of several long-snouted usually freshwater dolphins of South America and southern Asia

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The boto, as it is known in Brazil (Inia geoffrensis), better known by Colombian and Peruvian fishermen and rural people as bufeo colorado, or pink dolphin, belongs to the superfamily Platanistoidea, or river dolphins.