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Megaptera novaeangliae

(Borowski, 1781)


Natalie Bondarenko Humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) Roca Partida Islas Revillagigedo Mexico March, 2013

Henrique Nascimento Catarina Amazing, Great SHOT....

Message posted on Scubashooters.net on 22 Jun 2013
Tobias Friedrich This Humpback whale, Megaptera novaeangliae, joined us for about 45-60 minutes in the water as he was behaving very curious and got very close, actually too close, to us. Al Hallaniyah Islands, Sultanate Oman.

Message posted on Wetpixel Underwater Photography on 17 Jul 2012
Taxonomy
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Chordata (Phylum)
    Vertebrata (Subphylum)
      Gnathostomata (Superclass)
        Tetrapoda (Superclass)
          Mammalia (Class)
            Theria (Subclass)
              Cetartiodactyla (Order)
                Cetancodonta (Suborder)
                  Cetacea (Infraorder)
                    Mysticeti (Superfamily)
                      Balaenopteridae (Family)
                        Megaptera (Genus)
                          Megaptera novaeangliae (Species)
Associated Species