First photographs of this species in Aldabra, believed extinct since early 20th century. 1-2 individuals spotted irregularly over several months. All sightings within the lagoon, in/near areas of seagrass. Confirmed identification by Conrad Savy & Guy Esparon. Exact date for these pics needs to be confirmed. See: UNEP (2002) Dugong:
Status Report and Action Plans for
Countries and Territories, UNEP/DEWA/RS.02-1. p.22.