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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Lion and Lioness-2680
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A tender moment between a lion and his lioness. LA Zoo.
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Submitted: Monday, 21st September, 2015 03:26 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 9th November, 2014
Focal length: 250 mm
Shutter speed: 1/160 sec
Aperture: F7.1
ISO: 1000
Notes: Hand held
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