DOUGLAS FAULKNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DOUGLAS FAULKNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Manatee research. Marine biologist wearing scuba equipment examines a young West Indian manatee or sea cow (Trichechus manatus). West Indian manatees are large aquatic mammals that live in estuaries, rivers and coastal waters around the Caribbean Sea. Photographed in Homosassa Springs, Florida, USA.
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