Image: Humpback Whale beached at South West Rocks

Humpback Whale beached at South West Rocks

A young 4 m long Humpback Whale beached in the South West Rocks area, New South Wales, July 2006. The rounded wounds on the head and body may result from Cookie-cutter Shark bites.

Photographer:
L. Feltus
Rights:
© L. Feltus, National Parks and Wildlife Service

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Tags Fishes, Ichthyology, Humpback Whale, Cookiecutter, Isistius brasiliensis, Dalatiidae, Isistius plutodus, Megaptera novaeangliae,