Whiskers (Nature Challenge)

Challenge #169 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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In this challenge show us interesting and unusual whiskers to be found in the animal world. Whiskers, (facial hair) on large or small animals, birds, fish and marine creatures. I am also accepting the whisker-like appendages on the faces of insects, spiders, caterpillars. Please, NO photos of whiskers on humans, or domestic pets. Macro and close-up photos welcome. Size of entry: 1,600px on the longer side.
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Sea Otter Whiskers
by lduen
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Winter Harbor, Maine.
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Submitted: Saturday, 19th September, 2015 21:32 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 5th September, 2015
Focal length: 200 mm
Shutter speed: 1/400 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 250
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