Although whale sharks are massive, they are generally docile and inoffensive to humans. Whale sharks are even sometimes nice enough to let human swimmers hitch a ride.
Learn more about the Whale Shark.
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Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:Group:
Puerto Rican Plain Pigeon - Columba inornata wetmorei (US FWS)
BirdsStatus/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-US FWS: October 13, 1970
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico
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