Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus latirostris, a subspecies of the West Indian manatee, endangered. A manatee rests normally and one decides to rest upside down on its back near submerged tree roots. Fish, bream, Lepomis spp, are present as is a Florida largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides floridanus, in the warm blue freshwater. Horizontal orientation, relaxed, peaceful and humorous. Three Sisters Springs, Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, Kings Bay, Crystal River, Citrus County, Florida USA.
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