Brazilian Tapir (Tapirus terrestris) Swimming across Tiputini River
Yasuni National Park, Amazon Rainforest
ECUADOR. South America
HABITAT & RANGE: Near water in the Amazon Rainforest and River Basin in South America, east of the Andes. Range stretches from Venezuela, Colombia, and Guianas in the north to Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay, in the south, to Bolivia, Peru, and Ecuador in the West.
IUCN CONSERVATION STATUS: Vulnerable