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:
2 varieties endangered: F. Thistle - Cirsium fontinale var. fontinale, Chorro Creek Bog Thistle - Cirsium fontinale var. obispoense
PlantsStatus/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-US FWS: C. f. var. fontinale - February 3, 1995, C. f. var. obispoense - December 15, 1994
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
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