Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus latirostris, a subspecies of the West Indian manatee, endangered. Two active and curious manatee swim towards the viewer. They are enjoying the warm, blue freshwater of the springs. Manatee play series. Horizontal orientation with reflection, sun rays and tree roots. Bream, Lepomis spp., are in the background near the tree roots. Three Sisters Springs, Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, Kings Bay, Crystal River, Citrus County, Florida USA.
- © Carol Grant - Oceangrant.com
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