Schleich Manatee Wild Life figure. The Manatee from Schleich WILD LIFE is a mammal that lives in tropical waters and feeds on seagrass, algae and other aquatic plants. Its closest relative is an elephant. Its front legs have evolved into fins over millions of years, while its hind legs have completely disappeared. The manatee’s tail is shaped like a paddle, whereas a dugong, which looks very similar, has a tail fluke that looks like a dolphin.
Schleich Manatee figure features:
- Model Number: 14839
- Size(approx.): 15.8 × 6 × 4.1 cm
- Material: Plastic
- Recommended Age: 3 +
All Schleich models comply with relevant safety regulations and have also all CE tested and approved.
Anywhere’s a Playground™ is the philosophy behind every Schleich figure and accessory. Modelled on nature and intricately painted by hand, the Schleich collection of figures and accessories has amazingly accurate detail and help children learn and develop through imaginative play.
Founded by Friedrich Schleich in 1935. They released their first figurines in the 1950s with comic figurines such as Snoopy and The Smurfs. The 1980’s saw the introduction of the popular animal and also the dinosaur figures. Today Schleich is sold in more than 50 countries around the world and even today, each new figure is designed together with experts, manufactured with a love of detail and are still painted by hand.