megaptera megaptera


  • (n) humpback whales


  • Photos: Humpback whales flocking to Puget Sound, straits

    Back from near extinction, humpback whales are showing up in Puget Sound and Northwest straits in numbers not seen for decades. “Humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) are surfacing throughout the Sound and Straits, providing whale watchers a spectacular show and environmentalists, researchers and marine mammal scientists an up-close look at an extraordinary conservation success story,” writes ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source:

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