Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus latirostris, a subspecies of the West Indian manatee, endangered. A manatee takes a breath by a large, warm freshwater springhead. Peaceful and undisturbed scene. Another resting manatee and some mangrove snapper, Lutjanus griseus, are in the background. Horizontal orientation with blue spring water and reflection. Three Sisters Springs, Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, Kings Bay, Crystal River, Citrus County, Florida USA.
- © Carol Grant - Oceangrant.com
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