Humpback Whale Head Lunge

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Humpback Whale in competitive group, displaying head lunge, Megaptera novaeangliae, note colonies of Acorn Barnacles, Cornula regina and/or Cornula diaderma, attached under chin growing Long-necked Goose Barnacles or Rabbit-eared Barnacles, Conchorderma auritum, on top of them, Hawaii, Pacific Ocean.

Caption

Humpback Whale in competitive group, displaying head lunge, Megaptera novaeangliae, note colonies of Acorn Barnacles, Cornula regina and/or Cornula diaderma, attached under chin growing Long-necked Goose Barnacles or Rabbit-eared Barnacles, Conchorderma auritum, on top of them, Hawaii, Pacific Ocean.


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File Name: Humpback-Whale-0473.jpg
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Color Profile: Adobe RGB (1998)
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