Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus latirostris, a subspecies of the West Indian manatee, endangered. A mother with her small calf, curious and looking out. Calves often have this bumpy skin which they eventually grow out of. Horizontal orientation with blue water and warming sun rays with 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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