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Humpback whale and calf

Image Title: Humpback whale and calf
Genus species: Megaptera novaeangliae
Serial Number: 005867
Caption: humpback whale, Megaptera novaeangliae, Mother with calf. Silver Banks. Calf is surfacing to breathe. Since the calf can not hold its breath as long as the mother, it surfaces every 5-6 minutes to breathe.
Key Words: humpback whale; megaptera novaeangliae; atlantic ocean; whale; mother; calf; mother and child; whale; whales; fish; animal; animals; marine; mammal; mammals; water; underwater; under water; aquatic; sea; ocean; sealife; sea life; humpback mother-calf; adult; baby; young; Domican Republic; Silver Banks
Destination: Silver Banks
Location: Near Dominican Republic
Category: Underwater - Tropical Ocean
Subcategory: Marine Mammal
Original Format: Digital L -mp