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Mermaid Twins
Clear Blue
acquaintance
Syrena
Mermaid Sighting
Mermaid at Sunset
Young Woman Sits on Top of the Water in a River
A Mermaids Tale
Imagination > Fear
Mermaid
Passion
Sereia Alagoana (Mermaid from Alagoas)
Mother and daughter
A young girl's dream...
A young girl's dream...
A young girl's dream...
A young girl's dream....
Caught
Mermaid Float
The mermaid
Gazing off the rock
Mermaid
Mermaid Daze
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Sereia Alagoana (Mermaid from Alagoas)

I really thought I had seen a mermaid in the Tabatinga River in Porto de Pedras (Alagoas, Brazil). The main religious entity in the region is the mermaid because the locals used to get confused with the tail of the manatee (peixe-boi).

TAGS: Boat, Brazil, Mermaid, Nature, River

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São Paulo, Sp, Brazil
Member since 2017
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© Martina van Steen.
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 04.2017
Total Views: 56
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 16, 2017, 8:24 p.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 6s
Focal Length: 4.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/541
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO25
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PHOTO LOCATION Alagoas, Brazil