Length: up to 5m long
Weight: up to 1500 lb
Food: Aquatic plants, especially eelgrass.
Gestation: 152-180 days. Size of baby at birth:
Length: 1 metre, Weight: 60lb
There are 4 species of Manatee; one in West Africa, one in the western tropical Atlantic, one in South America and one in the West Indies.Read More: Appearance