We all know that the Amazon river is the largest river by discharge of water in the world. It is also a habitat for many species we do not know exist. More than one-third of species in the world live in the Amazon. Here are Amazon river monsters you might want to check out before planning on a holiday trip to the Amazon.
The Pink Amazon River Dolphins are species of toothed whale classified in the Iniidae family. They are the largest species of river dolphin with adult males reaching 185 kilograms in weight and 2.5 meters in length. Like other toothed whales, they have a melon, an organ that is used for bio sonar. They have one of the widest diets among toothed whales. They feed on up to 53 different species of fish,such as croakers, catfish, tetras and even piranhas.