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The average weight is 150kg - 400kg (330lbs - 880lbs). Dugong is a mammal that usually inhabits warmer tropical waters and sea grass forests. It has a leather skin type. The preferred food type is herbivore. The top speed it can reach is 22km/h (13mph). These mammals usually live 50 - 70 years. Dugong which methodical name is dugong dugon grows 2.7m - 3m (8.9ft - 9.8ft).

Facts about dugongs
NameDugong
Top Speed22km/h (13mph)
Scientific NameDugong dugon
PredatorsHuman, sharks, crocodile
Skin TypeLeather
FamilyDugongidae
TypeMammal
Distinctive FeaturesLarge body size and forked tail
Main PreySea grass. algae, flowers
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
Weight150kg - 400kg (330lbs - 880lbs)
LifestyleSolitary
DietHerbivore
ColourBrown, grey
HabitatWarmer tropical waters and sea grass forests
Size (L)2.7m - 3m (8.9ft - 9.8ft)
Conservation StatusThreatened
GenusDugong
OrderSirenia
Average Litter Size1
Life Span50 - 70 years
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Description Baby manatee pictures. Manatee, Unknown Photographer
Width 1520 pixels
Heigh 1080 pixels
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