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 ssp. endangered: Butte County Meadowfoam - Limnanthes floccosa ssp. californica, Large-flowered Woolly Meadowfoam - Limnanthes floccosa ssp. grandiflora
PlantsStatus/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-US FWS: L. f. ssp. californica - June 8, 1992, L. f. ssp. grandiflora - November 7, 2002
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
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