MANATEE

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Often called a sea cow, the Manatee is a large marine mammal from the same order as the Dugong but with a shorter snout. Like Whales and Dolphins, it never leaves the water but unlike other marine mammals it is strictly herbivorousOpens a newWindow!. Its diet of seagrasses restricts its habitat to coastal waters.