Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus latirostris, a subspecies of the West Indian manatee, endangered. A female rubs and scratches herself on rocks in front of Three Sisters. Fish, bream, Lepomis spp. are present, along with one mangrove snapper, Lutjanus griseus. Horizontal orientation with submerged tree roots. Three Sisters Springs, Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, Kings Bay, Crystal River, Citrus County, Florida USA.
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