Types of Manatees – Species

  • Manatee Species Overview¬†
    Learning about the different manatee species is a great way to understand their similarities as well as their differences.
  • African Manatee
    The African Manatee is mainly found around the Western part of Africa. This range extends between Angola and Senegal.
  • Amazonian¬†Manatee
    The Amazonian Manatee is a common sight around the Amazon Basin. They are often referred to as the sea cow in this region.
  • West Indian Manatee
    This particular species of manatee is found in the West Indies and the Caribbean.