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Q: How does a baleen whale digest food?
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What kind of whale is the blue whale?

A baleen whale; one with baleen plates (for filtering food from the sea) instead of teeth.

What is the food of the Baleen whale?

Krill and plankton.

Is a humpback whale and a baleen whale the same thing?

Well, basically. A humpback whale is a baleen whale, but there are many kinds of baleen whales. A baleen whale is not necessarily a baleen whale.

Is blue whale a toothed whale or a baleen whale?

a baleen whale

Is a blue whale a baleen whale?

Yes, it is a baleen whale.

Is the humpback whale a baleen whale or a toothed whale?

The Humpback whale is a baleen.

Is a fin whale baleen or toothed?

A fin whale is a baleen whale.

Is a bow head whale baleen or toothed?

The Bowhead Whale is a baleen whale. A quick way to tell is to check the scientific name, Balaena mysticetus. Balaena indicates that it is considered a baleen whale. Baleen whales have a number of identifying characteristics but the key is baleen plates instead of teeth. Bowheads use their baleen to filter their food.

What adapitve features does the baleen whale have?

yes it is a baleen whale

What special feature does a baleen whale have to let it eat the food it eat the food it wants?

baleen whales eat large whales

What is a baleen?

A baleen is another term for a baleen whale, or the bony material which makes up the plates in the mouth of the baleen whale.

Are Baleen whales and Blue whales the same?

Definition for Baleen Whale: Any whale that has baleen or is a odontocetes whale.So, they are not technically same thing, but a blue whale is a type of baleen or odontocetes whale. This is because other whales have baleen, such as the Right Whale.

Is the rorqual a baleen or toothed whale?

It is a baleen whale of the family Balaenopteridae, which includes the blue whale.

Is a baleen whale a herbivore?

Baleen whales Are CARNIVORES as their main food is KRILL which are tiny shrimp-like ANIMALS.

Is a blue whale baleen or toothed?


What does a baleen whale eat?

A baleen whale eats tiny sea life.

What is a whale skeleton made up?

A baleen whale skeleton is made up of baleen.

What is Baleen?

=Also called whalebone, Baleen is on the upper jaw of a whale's mouth. Baleen filters small partials and food like plankton and small fish.=

How do blue whale hunt food?

Blue Whales sieve through baleen

What is the primary food of a baleen whale?

krill, small shrimp-like animals.

What group is a humpback whale in baleen or toothed?


What is the type of the humpback whale?

baleen whale

Is the humpback whale a baleen whale?


What is whale baleen?

back bone of a whale

Is a fin whale a toothed whale or a baleen whale?

The fin whale is a rorqual whale, the same family as the blue whale. It feeds by filtering krill trough huge plates of a horny substance called baleen. So yes, it is a baleen whale.