Blue whale, Balaenoptera musculus



An enormous blue whale raises its fluke (tail) high out of the water before diving.  Open ocean offshore of San Diego. California, USA, Balaenoptera musculus, natural history stock photograph, photo id 07557Add To Light Table
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An enormous blue whale raises its fluke (tail) high out of the water before diving. Open ocean offshore of San Diego. California, USA

Stock Photo: 07557
Species: Blue whale, Balaenoptera musculus
Location: San Diego, California, USA
Format: Film 3:2
Other Names: Sulphur bottom whale, Sibbald's rorqual, blue rorqual, great blue whale, great northern rorqual, Ballena azul, rorqual bleu, baleine bleue
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