Humpback whale pectoral fin, Megaptera novaeangliae

Humpback whale with one of its long pectoral fins raised aloft out of the water, swimming on its side (laterally) as it does so. Maui, Hawaii, USA, Megaptera novaeangliae, natural history stock photograph, photo id 00193
Humpback whale with one of its long pectoral fins raised aloft out of the water, swimming on its side (laterally) as it does so. Maui, Hawaii, USA

Species: Humpback whale, Megaptera novaeangliae
Location: Maui, Hawaii
Image ID: 00193
Format: Film 3:2
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