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Do killer whales eat humpback whales?
What are the natural predators of the humpback whale?
Killer whales and sharks. Both only prey on young calves in the humpback whales' feeding grounds (cold, polar waters). Killer whales are a much bigger threat to humpbacks than sharks are. Yes, humpback whales are predators, but they don't eat very big animals. They only eat krill, small fish, etc... Humans and Traversed Killer Whales. (killer whales that hunt other marine mammals)
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What types of whales besides killer whales are endangered?