Manatee Rescue on March 19, 2009

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Manatee Rescue on March 19, 2009

This photo shows the manatee's head injury.


Image Credit: FWC



FWC Facts:
The bowfin, or mudfish, is a ‘living fossil’ and is the only freshwater fish with a gular bone, a bony plate on the exterior of the lower jaw between the two jawbones.

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