humpback whale, Megaptera novaeangliae, with water streaming off tail flukes as whale slaps water with tail, Kona, Hawaii (Central Pacific Ocean); caption must include notice that photo was taken under NMFS research permit #587


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Image ID: 0036757-DPE

humpback whale

humpback whale, Megaptera novaeangliae, with water streaming off tail flukes as whale slaps water with tail, Kona, Hawaii (Central Pacific Ocean); caption must include notice that photo was taken under NMFS research permit #587
Credit to: BluePlanetArchive / Doug Perrine

Image dimensions: 5400x3600