megaptera novaeangliae :
- n large whalebone whale with long flippers noted for arching or humping its back as it dives
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- 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 ...
June 13, 2013 - seattlepi.com