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Blue Whales

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The Blue Whale is the largest animal in the world and can weight from 100 – 160 tons. This large species of whale can be found in oceans worldwide, mainly in deep, open areas with cold waters. Hunted by whalers, the Blue Whale was once nearly driven to extinction and is still considered as endangered today. This category has questions about the Blue Whale’s appearance, diet, etc.
Sperm and bottlenose whales can stay underwater for as long as90-120 minutes when being chased. They typically surface every30-40 minutes on average.
They live and travel in big groups called pods.
A rostrum is a raised or elevated platform or pulpit usually for addressing an audiance As related to biology is a beaklike process or extension of some part. For example, the great white shark, it is pointed above the nose, that is the rostrum.
bcs whales help us with the fish population! du. if we didnt we would all have to eat fish bcs fish have babies a lot. and bcs chanies are killing way to many for there meat. if you dont believe me go to animalplanet.com and search wale wars.
They never do
The life span of a hump-back whale is actually about, 40 years.
All whales have backbones. In the related links box below, I posted some information.
The males, sure. Whales are mammals and have pretty much the samegenitalia as all other mammals.
yes the blue whale is dead because of food
There are two types of whales: baleen and toothed. Blue whales haveunique markings on their backs and dorsal fins. Killer whales haveunique dorsal fins. It is usually easier for scientists to tellwhales apart that it is for regular people.
5.91 double decker traditional routemaster London buses would appear to be the equivelent to a blue whale. Assuming the laden weight of a routemaster to be 23000 kilo's, and a fully grown blue whale to be 136000 kilos. Answer a blue whale is longer as three buses.
Blue Whales are Carnivores. Its favorite food is "Krill". An Adult blue whale can kill upto 40 million krill per day. They can eat nearly 3500 kilograms of krill in a single day. They need nearly 1.5 million kilocalories of energy per day and so, they nearly eat nonstop. Small fish, crustaceans and...
cus they want whale sushi
Not many are still around in the ocean.
Whales and dolphins can't communicate under water
Adult blue whales have no natural predators. They are too big and too strong to be attacked and killed by any animal. However, Orca's (Killer Whales) are known to attack and kill youngsters. A group of Orca's can easily hunt a baby blue whale if its mother is not around. Otherwise, they have no...
well, a pack of killer whales (Orcas) will kill or hunt down a young adult or baby blue whale. Never a actual adult.
Sort of... Krill is alive, and a kind of shrimp, but it's not really smart enough to do much else than breathe...
no it does not, it actually weighs 2.5 to 3 tonnes
Although Argentinosaurus is twice as long as the blue whale, itonly weighs half as much. that's wrong dude, Argentinosaurus was about 30-35 m long andweight 80-100 tonns, the blue whale is also around 30 m some havereach more and they weigh about 170-190 tonns so Argentinosaurus isNOT twice as...
Blue Whales can be found in almost every sea and ocean in the world. They were the most widely spread whale species until Man started hunting them down. They were once in numbers of around 200,000 or more and now there are only 20,000 or so animals left in the wild. They can be found in areas...
The Blue Whale in on the endangered list and there are approximately one to two thousand Blue Whales left. The International Whaling Commission banned Blue Whale hunting in the 1960s. Russia soon followed suit in the 1970s. However there is still illegal hunting affecting the Blue Whale population.....
Blue Whales can be found in almost every sea and ocean in the world. They were the most widely spread whale species until Man started hunting them down. They were once in numbers of around 200,000 or more and now there are only 20,000 or so animals left in the wild. They can be found in areas...
Blue Whale populations have declined significantly due to extensive and uncontrolled hunting. Blue whale hunting was banned in 1966 by the International Whaling Commission. But, by 1970 330,000 blue whales had been caught & killed in the Antarctic, 33,000 in the rest of the Southern Hemisphere, 8...
A Whale Males are called bulls; females, cows
Killer whales are known to separate a calf from the pod, drown it, and eat it while it is sinking. Up to a quarter of the Blue whales identified at Baja bear scars from Orca. Oh- and humans, too.
Blue Whales are the largest known living animal species on earth. Animals that were as large as 27 meters in length (nearly 90 feet) and weighing over 170 tonnes have been recorded. Since these animals were measured and weighed after they were cut up into manageable pieces, the actual size and...
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YES.... Plankton always eat krill.... This means krill is the lowest living thing in the food chain.. peace out hustlers
There is no such thing as an up back whale. Maybe you mean humpback?
The hole that they breath through is called a blowhole.
All whales have a blowhole. It is how they breath. Some have one and some have two. The blue whale has two.
no, you cant forget it. . its like riding a bike..it will come back. . BUT, you CAN start to suck at it..
any cake food can be blue if you put blue food colouring in it!lol
Because they're super mean and eat people
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blue whales are active in both day and night.
Mostly the Pacific Ocean, but pretty much any where they can get away with it.
I believe most mariners use meters or feet to measure a whale.
I believe their is a young Blue Whale right now that is near the coast of Santa Barbara, California
There are an estimated 12,000 blue whales today.
On average, a baby blue whale is about 23 feet long at birth. Weighing about eight tons, it is the biggest baby in the animal kingdom.
blue whales have baleen this is a type of broom bristle fiber and it is only located on the top of its mouth this helps it swallow its favorite fish herring.
Blue Whales can be found in almost every sea and ocean in the world. They were the most widely spread whale species until Man started hunting them down. They were once in numbers of around 200,000 or more and now there are only 20,000 or so animals left in the wild. They can be found in areas that...
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They don't. . Blue whales belong to the group of baleen whales - filterfeeders. They don't have the teeth to bite things apart and theydon't have the throats to swallow big thing. . But they're big and powerful animals. If a diver/swimmer wouldannoy them, they could certainly grasp one and drag them...
There is a dead one at fishermans isle when going around the islandyou can see various whale and even occasional colossal squids (fullgrown) swimming off in the distance but you cannot reach as thecurrent is too strong.
you need to be more specific
It differs from the specimen of the whale. For example, the beluga is smaller than the elephant. The blue whale, the largest animal in the world, is waaaaaaaaaaay larger than the elephant.
Whales have a unique respiratory system that lets them spend long periods of time (sometimes 30 minutes or longer) underwater, without taking in any oxygen, but they don't snore.
Usually they have one Baleen whales have two blowholes. Toothed whales have only one.
yes. its a mammal.
THE TOOTHLESS WHALES: blue whales, finback whales, right whales, sei whales, humpback whales, and gray whales. THE TOOTHED WHALES: white beluga whales, black beluga whales (pilot whales), orcas (killer whales), sperm whales.
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During the summer feeding season, a blue whale may devour over 10,000 pounds (4,536 kilograms) of krill a day.
Dolphins and porpoises are actually small whales and are related to whales.
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Blue whales communicate with each other by using a series if high frequency sounds that can only be herd by their species. The also use other ways to communicate by flapping their fins and tail in a certain way. The baby whales learn those things form their mothers like we learn words when we are...
The gestation period of a blue whale is approximately 10 to 12 months .
Male and Female blue whales are both very similar in color and apperance, however the average size of a male blue whale is 70-90 ft lenthwise, while on the other hand, the female blue whale has an average length of 80-100 ft.
Technically, No. A whale is one animal that needs a lot of the fat it has. Unlike a human, if we suddenly starts using more energy and keep it up then we will start losing fat. (the stuff we don't need). A whale, on the other hand needs the fat, so if it starts a daily exercise routine it will...
Whale meat had been used as food by Eskimos, Native Americans, and the Japanese before European whaling started. Whale oil was once used for making candles, soap and crayons. Spermaceti (oil from Sperm whale) was used in cosmetics and skin cleansers. Blubber was boiled down into oil for lamps and...
Above their forheads. Almost on theiir backs
Most mammals that live in cold climates have thick fur to keep them warm. A whale has no fur. But it does have thick skin. This skin is lined with blubber. Blubber is a layer of fatty tissue just beneath a marine mammal's skin. The blubber of a whale is 3 to 4 inches (7.6 to 10.1 centimeters) thick....
Whales have lungs a bit like us - it's just that their lungs are much, much bigger.A whale's lungs are so huge that it can hold it's breath for up to half an hour under water.but when it breathes in fresh air most of its lungs are filled with air.
Hunting and pollution. They were hunted for blubber and baleen.
the height of the blow of the Blue Whale is 10-12 meters high.
Blue whales have been hunted for a long time, and since their gestation period is about a year and it takes quiet a while for them to reach sexual maturity, it would take a a long time for their population to replenish itself.
They don't. Because, Adult blue whales have no natural predators. They are too big and too strong to be attacked and killed by any animal. However, Orca's (Killer Whales) are known to attack and kill youngsters. A group of Orca's can easily hunt a baby blue whale if its mother is not around....
its used for tools, decorations, display in museums, ect.
nothing really besides humans
sometimes it does not eat other creatures and eat some small fishes. It helps the other creature in need of help.\n\n
The most common place to find a Blue Whale in endless ocean is in the Wendell Sea or the One in Canada There Not Often Found In Weddel Sea There Seen All Over Canada Though But The Most Likely Place Is B2 In North Canada Actually, there is a mother and calf just swimming around in the spring...
The gestation period is around 10 to 12 months. Females typically give birth to one calf every two to three years at the start of winter. The new born is 2.5 metric tons heavy and is around 7 meters long at birth. He drinks nearly 400 liters of milk every day and gains around 100 kilos of weight...
They would not even try to attack or kill an adult one, but theyhave been known to collectively attack and separate a female fromher young, and then attack, kill and eat the calf.
Balaenoptera cetacea or Balaenoptera musculus.
Blue whale. Nothing is bigger than a Blue whale it is the largest animal on the planet. The above answerer is being ignorant. Amphicoelias fragilimus potentially can have vastly more mass and legth than a blue whale.
A Blue Whale is the largest creature on the earth, but elephants are the largest land animal.