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Whale
   infant is called a   
Calf
Rorqual
   means   
Any Whale With Longitudinal Skin Folds Running from Below the Mouth to the Navel
Allowing the capacity of the mouth to expand greatly when feeding.
Cetacean / Cetaceous
   means like a   
Dolphin / Porpoise / Whale
Cetus
   constellation represents   
The Whale
Ceticide
   is the killing of   
A Whale
Keiko
   is   
An Orca Whale Who Played in First Free Willy (1993)
Died of pneumonia at 27 years of age
Wolphin
   is the offspring of   
Dolphin & Killer Whale
Humpback Whale
   has lived for   
95 Years
The humpback whale is noted for having a beautiful “song” this is normally 10/20 minutes long and varies from different populations.
Mexico
   is the site of   
Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino
Beached Whale
   means   
Obese Patient Unable to Do Much for Him/herself Except Lie There With Flailing Arms and Legs
The Largest Mammal is the Blue Whale
   is   
True
The largest animal ever seen alive was a 113.5-foot, 170 ton female.
Spermaceti, Ambergris, Baleen
   are all   
Whale Parts
Spy-Hopping, Bubble-Netting, Sounding, Lob-Tailing
   are all   
Whale Behaviors
Along with Breaching … One of the most unique is Bubble-Netting, which is a specialized group behavior seen in Killer Whales, wherein several individuals entrap a large school of fish by releasing a bubble “fence” around the circling school, while other pod members swim into the food “target” from below for an easy feast…
Cow
   is the name for a female   
Whale
Group nouns: Gam, pod, herd
Bull
   is the name for a male   
Whale
Group nouns: Gam, pod, herd
Baleine Boréale
   is French for   
Bowhead Whale
Polar ice shelf in winter, coastal waters in summer
Rorqual Bleu
   is French for   
Blue Whale
Temporate or polar waters; largest mammal on earth
Baleine à Bosse
   is French for   
Humpback Whale
Coastal waters and estuaries; Atlantic and Pacific
Baleine Grise
   is French for   
Gray Whale
Temporate continental shelf, Pacific Ocean
Globicéphale
   is French for   
Pilot Whale
Pacific version known as short-finned; Atlantic as long-finned
Whale
   in German is   
Wal
Whale
   in Italian is   
Balena
Whale
   in Spanish is   
Ballena
Whale Rider (2002)
   starred   
Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rawiri Paratene and Vicky Haughton
Director: Niki Caro. Also starred Cliff Curtis, Grant Roa & Mana Taumaunu. Plot: A contemporary story of love, rejection and triumph as a young Maori girl fights to fulfil a destiny her grandfather refuses to recognize.
Witi Ihimaera
   wrote   
Whale Rider
Made into a film of the same name.
North Atlantic Right Whale
   has the latin name   
Eubalaena Glacialis
Approx 350 (2004). The world's rarest, large whale. Overfishing by the whaling industry caused the North Atlantic right whale's decline. Its most serious threats are collisions with ships and entanglement in fishing gear. More than half of the living right whales in the Western North Atlantic have experienced at least one ship-strike or net entanglement.
Kaikoura
   is famous for   
Whale Watching
South Island of New Zealand
Kate Summerscale
   won the award for the book   
The Queen of Whale Cay
1998
Arnoux's Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Berardius Arnuxii
Bahamonde's Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Mesoplodon Bahamondi
Baird's Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Berardius Bairdii
Bryde's Whale
   has the Latin name   
Balaenoptera Brydei
Eden's Whale
   has the Latin name   
Balaenoptera Edeni
Ginko-toothed Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Mesoplodon Ginkgodens
Gray's Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Mesoplodon Grayi
Hector's Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Mesoplodon Hectori
Hubbs' Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Mesoplodon Carlhubbsi
Indo-Pacific Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Indopacetus Pacificus
Layard's Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Mesoplodon Layardii
Perrin's Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Mesoplodon Perrini
Sperm Whale
   has the Latin name   
Physeter Macrocephalus
Stejneger's Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Mesoplodon Stejnegeri
Tasman Beaked Whale
   has the Latin name   
Tasmacetus Shepherdi
Whale
   in Filipino is   
Balyena
Gods and Monsters (1998)
   is a film about   
James Whale
Portrayed by Ian McKellen
Anchor
   is a   
Whale
Replaced the old Orca Whale 'Pillow Pal'.
Mexico
   is the location of   
Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino
Bermuda
   has the national animal   
Humpback Whale
Whale
   in Danish is   
Hval
Leg Whale
   is a humorous name for a   
Hippopotamus






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