Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus latirostris, a subspecies of the West Indian manatee, endangered. Four manatees rest and warm themselves by a freshwater springhead pumping out clear blue water. A whitefin sharksucker, Echenesis neucratoides, is attached to the underside of the stretching manatee. A boardwalk or viewing platform is visible amidst the numerous trees. Horizontal orientation split image with sun rays and blue water. Three Sisters Springs, Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, Kings Bay, Crystal River, Citrus County, Florida USA.
- © Carol Grant - Oceangrant.com
- Image Size
- 4288x2848 / 21.1MB
CGrant, Citrus County, Crystal River, Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, Echeneis neucratoides, Florida, Kings Bay, Three Sisters Springs, Trichechus manatus latirostris, above below, above-below, blue water, boardwalk, endangered, fishes, four animals, half half, half-half, herbivores, horizontal, light, light rays, manatees, marine mammals, nature, no people, outdoors, over / under, over-under, peaceful, rays, scenic, several animals, sirenia, split, split image, split level, split perspective, split-level, springs, sun, sun rays, trees, under / over, under-over, underwater, underwater-terrestrial, undisturbed, viewing platform, whitefin sharksucker, half above / half below, split levels, color image
- Contained in galleries
- Over / Under